Man with one kilogram of crystal meth arrested in Phuket

Mueang district, Phuket —

A Thai 32-year-old alleged drug dealer was arrested with one kilogram of crystal methamphetamine on Saturday, November 26th.

Illegal drugs suppression officials led by Pol. Maj. Gen. Sermphan Sirikong, Commander-in-Chief of Phuket Provincial Police, raided a rental room in the Talat Nuea subdistrict of Phuket’s Mueang district and arrested an alleged drug dealer, Mr. Krisada “Daeng” Kerdkaew, 32.

Police seized 1.35 kilograms of crystal methamphetamine and 0.04 grams of heroin kept in a plastic straw from Krisada’s house as evidence.

Additionally, the suspect’s phone and red/black Honda CBR 650 motorbike worth 150,000 baht were also impounded.

The suspect was charged with possession of a type-one illicit drug with intent to sell, according to Phuket police. Krisada was in police custody for legal action.


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