A patrol boat in Khun Daeng district in Pursat intercepted two illegal fishermen from Vietnam on Saturday.
The suspects, aged 25 and 29, were arrested for fishing inside protected areas.
Police have seized the fishermen’s boat and other fishing equipment and identified other accomplices linked to the suspects.
Police are continuing their investigation while the duo remains locked up at the local police station.
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