Suspect Arrested with 10,600 Meth Pills and 600 Grams of Crystal Meth in Phuket

Phuket –

A suspect was arrested with 10,600 methamphetamine pills and 600 grams of crystal methamphetamine in Thalang.

The Phuket Provincial Police told the Phuket Express that on Tuesday (February 6th) they arrested Mr. Dechaphon ‘Nay’, 43 from Sri Soonthorn, Thalang. He was arrested at a housing estate on the Liphon – Hua Harn Road in Sri Soonthorn

Seized from him were 661.30 grams of crystal methamphetamine and 10,600 methamphetamine pills. Police also seized property from him worth in total about 400,000 baht.

He was taken to the Thalang Police Station to face charges of illegal possession of category 1 drugs with intent to sell and taking illegal category 1 drugs.

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.