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Police announce details of two major drug busts


Police in recent months seized a large haul of narcotics, including more than 200 kilograms of crystal meth – or “ice” – and 1,792,000 methamphetamine pills, in two separate drug busts, deputy national police chief General Chalermkiat Srivorakan told a press conference at the Narcotics Suppression Bureau in Bangkok on Tuesday.

Police announce details of two major drug busts

In the first case, drug suspect Napat Srihera, 40, and 16 accomplices were arrested in Nakhon Sawan in a November 10, 2018 bust, during which 1,792,000 meth pills, 3kg of ice and 1kg of ketamine were seized.
In the second case, police arrested two men and a woman, all in their 20s, and confiscated 200kg of ice in Lampang on January 8, he said.

Published : March 12, 2019

By : Khanathit Srihirundaj The Nation