Man Arrested in Phuket Town, 900 Grams of Crystal Meth Seized

Chalong –

A man was arrested in Phuket Town and 900 grams of crystal methamphetamine was Seized.

The Phuket Provincial Police told the Phuket Express that on Friday (June 21st) they arrested Mr. Stapat ‘Fluke’ Kaewkhao, 22, from Chalong. He was arrested at a mansion in the Talad Yai sub-district in Phuket Town.

Seized from him were 900 grams of crystal methamphetamine. The cost of the drugs was valued at about 300,000 baht. Stapat 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.