Chumphon, Southern Thailand –
Four suspects have been arrested with 400,000 methamphetamine pills that were seized in Chumphon.
The Narcotics Suppression Bureau told the Phuket Express today that on Friday (February 9th) they have arrested four suspects who were Mr. Supot Sangprajong, 42, Mr. Puwadon Longguea, 35, Mr. Suwit Raksachon, 46, and Ms. Nitayanart Raksachon, 34. They were arrested at a main checkpoint on the Petchkasem Road (Bangkok – Chumphon Road). Seized from them were 400,000 methamphetamine pills.
The Narcotics Suppression Bureau told the Phuket Express that they received a tip-off from a concerned citizen that a huge amount of methamphetamine pills was being transferred to southern Thailand. A pickup truck and a car with the four suspects was found with 400,000 methamphetamine pills. They admitted that they were coming from the northeast of Thailand.
All suspects are facing charges of illegal possession of Category 1 Drugs with intent to sell. Police are continuing their investigation to find larger dealers.