The man denies touching the student, saying he was simply “typing on the keyboard.”
Despite the fact that the law should protect victims, however, Thailand’s criminal justice system has a complicated history with sexual abuse cases. But with the spotlight on these videos, the public is hoping for a different outcome this time.
Correction: In the video, Teirra says an arrest warrant was issued for Narongwit and that he turned himself in on Monday when it was actually Tuesday. On Wednesday, he was released on bail. We apologize for the error.