Couple Arrested with 1,300 Methamphetamine Pills in Rawai


A couple was arrested with 1,300 methamphetamine pills and 24.19 grams of crystal methamphetamine in Rawai.

The Chalong Police told the Phuket Express that earlier this week they arrested a Thai couple in Rawai. Seized from them were 1,300 methamphetamine pills and 24.19 grams of crystal methamphetamine, a handgun and bullets.

They were taken to the Chalong Police Station to face charge of illegal possession of category 1 drugs with intent to sell, possession of firearm and ammunition without permission.

The Phuket Express noted that police did not release personal details of the suspects.

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.