Man Arrested with Magic Mushrooms at Patong Cannabis Shop

Patong –

A man was arrested with magic mushrooms at a cannabis shop on the Bangla Road in Patong. Magic mushrooms are listed as illegal category 5 drugs in Thailand.

The Patong Police told the Phuket Express that on Thursday (November 9th) just before midnight they arrested a man at a cannabis shop. Seized from him were three grams of GT type magic mushrooms.

He was taken to the Patong Police Station to face charges of illegal possession of category 5 drugs.

The name of the man and the shop, however, were not released by Patong Police to the Thai media.

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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.