40 Million Baht Worth Of Fake Specs Seized

40 Million Baht Worth Of Fake Specs Seized

Over 200,000 pairs of fake eyeglasses were seized and a Chinese national arrested following raids on several warehouses in Bangkok by the Department of Special Investigation.

The head of DSI together with the director of Intellectual Property Department told reporters at a press conference on Tuesday the raids on three warehouses in the Klong Thom and Klong San areas of capital led to the arrest of their owner Ling Chur Chu.

210,000 pairs of fake Gucci, Louis Vuitton, Dior, Prada, Chanel, Hermes, Burberry, Lacoste and Levi glasses were seized.

It was revealed that the search warrants were issued following surveillance on the warehouses after authorities recieved a tip-off that counterfeit goods were being stored and sold from the buildings.