Seven People Arrested with 500 Methamphetamine Pills in Rawai

Rawai –

Seven people including a teenager were arrested in Rawai with more than 500 methamphetamine pills.

A team from the Chalong Police told the Phuket Express that earlier this week they arrested seven drug suspects in Rawai who were identified only as:

  • Toe, 59. Seized from him were 148 methamphetamine pills.
  • A 16 year old teen. Seized from him were 198 methamphetamine pills.
  • Waraphon, 25, Mr. Jam, 22, Mr. Tarathep, 26, Ms. Siriwan, 37. Seized from them were 146 methamphetamine pills.
  • Om, 24. Seized from him were 26 methamphetamine pills.

They are all from Rawai. They were taken to the Chalong Police Station to face charges of illegal possession of Category 1 drugs with intent to sell.

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.