Man Arrested with 19,248 Methamphetamine Pills in Wichit

Phuket –

A suspect was arrested with 19,248 Methamphetamine pills and 131.88 grams of crystal methamphetamine in Wichit.

The Border Patrol Police told the Phuket Express that earlier this week they arrested Mr. Wutthipong ‘F’, 33 from Wichit, Phuket in front of a convenience store on the Chao Fa West Road in Wichit.

Seized from him were 19,248 Methamphetamine pills, 131.88 grams of crystal methamphetamine, a mobile phone, and a motorbike. He was taken to the Wichit Police Station to face charges of illegal possession of category 1 with intent to sell.

This continues ongoing efforts to identify and arrest illegal drug dealers across Phuket as we reported here.

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 five 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.