Two Thai men arrested in Phuket for drug possession

PUBLISHED ON FRI, APR 21, 2017 8:35 PM

Two Thai men arrested in Phuket for drug possession

Eakkapop Thongtub

 

1492769802_1-org.jpg

Banyat Kohsaman, 35, (left) and Aphinan Kunlang, 23. Photo: Eakkapop Thongtub

 

PHUKET: Phuket City Police yesterday arrested two Thai man and seized from them a variety of drugs, ammunition and other items related to drug dealing.

 

At 3:15pm yesterday (Apr 21), Maj Ritthichai Chumchuay of the Phuket Provincial Police arrested 35-year-old Mr Banyat Kohsaman at a rented room in Rassada when he was found to be in possession of 62.29 g crystal meth (ya ice), 1,395 methamphetamine pills (ya bah), two of .32 bullets and other items.

 

He was charged with possession of Category 1 Drugs with an intent to sell and possession of ammunition without a permit. He was taken to Phuket City Police Station.

 

Then at 6:45pm yesterday, Maj Ritthichai arrested Mr Aphinan Kunlang, 23, when he was found in possession of 100.97g of ya ice, 1,210 ya bah pills and other items.

 

Police also seized from Aphinan a motorbike, one gold neckless weighing 15.22g and a gold ring weighing 3.78g.

 

Aphinan was taken to Wichit Police Station where he was charged with possession of Category 1 Drugs with intent to sell.

 

Full Story: http://www.thephuketnews.com/two-thai-men-arrested-in-phuket-for-drug-possession-61862.php#CKwwczZDSuMbyGAH.97

 
tphuketnews_logo.jpg
-- © Copyright Phuket News 2017-4-21
latest news from Phuket

Phuket to celebrate National Labour Day on MondayThe Phuket News  PHUKET: -- Every first day of May (May 1) is celebrated in Thailand – as in many countries around the world – as National Labour Day. It is an official holiday for employees, so many businesses will be closed for the day. National...

READ MORE...

Public, media partnerships vital for Phuket, says ISOC chiefSukawin Tanthavanich  PHUKET:-- Officials from the Internal Security Operations Command (ISOC) in Bangkok visited Phuket yesterday to talk about building better partnerships between the government and local media organizations.The meeting...

READ MORE...

 PHUKET XTRA - April 27 - Bus driver fight in middle of traffic! Police to start wire tapping? Help for mother of hanged baby! Journalism licenses & 72-hour emergency care nationwide! -- © Copyright Phuket News 2017-04-27

READ MORE...

Phuket Police deem Brit death at Patong a drunken drowningThe Phuket News Police have deemed the death of 37-year-old British tourist Scott Robert Townsend, from Douglas on the Isle of Man, as a 'drunken drowning'. Photo: Eakkapop Thongtub PHUKET: -- Police have deemed the death of the 37-year-old...

READ MORE...
sponsors