Myanmar Motorbike Rider Arrested with Bearing Scraper and Methamphetamine Pills in Patong

Patong –

An undocumented Myanmar motorbike rider was arrested in possession of a bearing scraper and methamphetamine pills in Patong.

The Patong Police told the Phuket Express that this past weekend they arrested a 30-year-old Myanmar man near the Baan Kha Lueang Intersection on the 50-Years-Road. Police found two methamphetamine pills and a bearing scraper in his bag.

He was taken to the Patong Police Station to face charges of using illegal category 1 drugs, carrying a weapon in public without legal permission, and being an illegal alien who entered the country without permission.

The name of the suspect was not released by Patong 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.