Man Arrested for Selling Magic Mushrooms at Patong Cannabis Shop

Patong –

A man was arrested at a cannabis shop in Patong. He was found selling magic mushrooms which are listed as illegal category 5 drugs in Thailand.

The Patong Police told the Phuket Express that on Wednesday (September 27th) before midnight they arrested a man identified only as Mr. Eaknarin (His age was not given by police) at a cannabis shop on the Thaweewong Road.

Seized from him were various types of magic mushrooms which were listed as AA, GT, PED, MMR, in total 20 grams were seized. He was taken to the Patong Police Station to face charges of illegal possession of category 5 drugs (magic mushrooms).

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.