Hua Hin

Railway traveller intercepted by police in Hua Hin, allegedly delivering drugs


A man from Nakhon Si Thammarat was arrested last night (Friday) at the Hua Hin railway station aboard a train heading for the southern border town of Sungai Golok. He was allegedly caught with with 10,000 methamphetamine pills and 99 grams of crystal methamphetamine.

Acting on a tip-off, police at the Hua Hin railway station searched the bag of 25 year old Ratthaphum Boonchuay at 8pm on Friday and found the drugs.

He was aboard the Bangkok-Sungai Golok train. The man, from Nakhon Si Thammarat’s Thung Song district, said he was paid 16,000 baht to carry the drugs from Bangkok to deliver to a recipient in Thung Song.

STORY: The Nation

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