Suspect Arrested in Thalang with 118 Meth Pills

Thalang –

A suspect was arrested in Thalang with 118 methamphetamine pills and 8.93 grams of crystal methamphetamine.

The Thalang Police Chief Colonel Pisit Chuenpet told the Phuket Express on Thursday (August 10th) that his officers arrested Mr. Padungpol ‘Man’ Susamrit, 26 from Sri Soonthorn. He was arrested at a hut in Soi Na Sard, Sri Soonthorn, Thalang.

He was taken to the Thalang Police Station to face charges of illegal possession of category 1 drugs with intent to sell.

Padungpol did not immediately release a plea in regards to his charges and it was unclear if he had acquired the services of an attorney.

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.