Four drug suspects arrested in Phuket with total of 389 methamphetamine pills and 962 grams of crystal methamphetamine

Phuket –

Four drug suspects have been arrested in three days in Phuket with a total of 389 methamphetamine pills and 962 grams of crystal methamphetamine.

The Phuket Provincial Police reports from August 17th to August 19th they have arrested three suspects who are:

Jessada ‘Jes’ Wongkla, 28 was arrested in Thalang. Seized from him were 893.77 grams of crystal methamphetamine and 66 methamphetamine pills.

Songtham ‘Tom’ Soipetch, 34, was arrested in Kathu. Seized from him were 68.43 grams of crystal methamphetamine and 223 methamphetamine pills.

Nartsamorn ‘Mod’ Kladkaek, 35 and Katipat ’Day’ Putha, 34 were arrested in Wichit. Seized from them were 100 methamphetamine pills.

They all are facing charges of having category 1 drugs with intent to sell.


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Goongnang Suksawat
Goong Nang is a News Translator who has worked professionally for multiple news organizations in Thailand for many years and has worked with The Pattaya News for more than four years. Specializes primarily in local news for Phuket, Pattaya, and also some national news, with emphasis on translation between Thai to English and working as an intermediary between reporters and English-speaking writers. Originally from Nakhon Si Thammarat, but lives in Phuket and Krabi except when commuting between the three.