Phuket Police Seize 1,540 Meth Pills in a Seven Day Crime Crackdown

Phuket –

Phuket police seized in total 1,540 methamphetamine pills from a total of five suspects in a seven day crime crackdown.

The Phuket Provincial Police told the Phuket Express that in the last week from October 1st to October 7th they arrested in total five drug suspects with a total of 1,540 methamphetamine pills, 2.4 grams of crystal methamphetamine, and 0.1 grams of heroin.

Three people were also arrested at the Phuket Checkpoint in the Tha Chatchai sub-district due to guns found in their possession at the checkpoint. The names of the arrested suspects, however, were not released by Phuket Provincial Police.

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.