Suspect Arrested with 15,283 Methamphetamine Pills in Rassada


A suspect was arrested in Rassada, Phuket City with 15,283 methamphetamine pills.

The Phuket Provincial Police told the Phuket Express on Thursday (June 13th) that they arrested Mr. Pankorn ‘Jeans’ Thinmala, 23, from Phang Nga. He was arrested at a house in Rassada. Seized from him were 15,283 methamphetamine pills, a mobile phone, and two motorbikes.

He was taken to the Phuket City 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 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.