Myanmar Man Arrested With 1,130 Meth Pills in Thalang

Thalang –

A Myanmar man who had illegally entered Thailand was arrested with 1,130 methamphetamine pills at a work camp in Thalang.

The Thalang Police told the Phuket Express that they have arrested Mr. Han Mon, a Myanmar national, at a work camp in Sri Soonthorn (His age was not given by police). Seized from him were 1,130 methamphetamine pills. He was unable to present his legal ID documents.

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

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.