Woman Arrested for Selling Magic Mushrooms in Patong

Patong –

A woman was arrested a cannabis shop in Patong. She was found selling magic mushrooms which are listed as illegal category 5 drugs in Thailand, say police.

The Patong Police told the Phuket Express that on Monday (November 6th) after midnight they arrested an unidentified Thai woman. Seized from her were various types of magic mushrooms which were listed as Ghost, Golden, AA, Mac 1, Ape, Yeti Star and New, in total 275 grams were seized.

She was taken to the Patong Police Station to face charges of illegal possession of category 5 drugs (magic mushrooms). The Phuket Express noted the Patong Police did not give any further details about the woman.

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.