Blagging Brits Joseph Hyde and Alan Ross caught Red-Handed Shoplifting On Soi Buakhao.
At 12.30am, on the morning of November 4, staff at a Family Mart on Soi Buakhao, central Pattaya, were alerted to suspicious activity in the store.
Twenty-two year old Mr Somkiat Jatutane called the police after watching CCTV footage of two men appearing to steal items.
Officers arrived and detained two British nationals, forty-one year old Mr Joseph Hyde and forty-three year old Alan Loss.
They had been observed spending fifteen minutes in the store, walking around, and their only purchase was a cheap packet of noodles.
Both have been arrested and charged with theft.