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Alleged drug dealers arrested after help from a stray dog

Caitlin Ashworth



PHOTO: Chiang Mai News

Police arrested 2 alleged drug dealers after a stray dog dropped off a bag full of amphetamine pills outside a post office in the northern province Phrae.

No one knows exactly where the dog found the bag of drugs, but surveillance camera footage shows the dog carrying the bag and dropping it off at the Rong Kwang district post office. The employees at the post office said it seemed as if the dog wanted to report a crime and they praised the dog for being so smart.

Police say 639 amphetamine pills were in the bag. Officers were able to track down the suspects. A 38 year old man and a 37 year old woman were arrested on charges of drug possession.

SOURCE: Nation Thailand


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    Toby Andrews

    Monday, November 16, 2020 at 2:03 pm

    That was not a dog that was the famous undercover police dog – Porn.
    Or as known to the criminals the Snitch Bitch.

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      Monday, November 16, 2020 at 9:20 pm


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    Monday, November 16, 2020 at 8:29 pm

    55! This is like something from an early Quarantino film! Those dope heads should’ve thrown it the bones from their gai yang, instead of shooshing it away! “Som nam na,” indeed!
    I bet the dog and his street chums were having a right ol’ laugh later on! 😉

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    Tuesday, November 17, 2020 at 12:14 am

    Another amazing story from Thailand. The call of the wild.

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    James Pate

    Tuesday, November 17, 2020 at 5:51 am

    Woof, woof! “What’s that Lassie? Timmy fell down an abandoned mone shaft!?!” Woof!

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Caitlin Ashworth is a writer from the United States who has lived in Thailand since 2018. She graduated from the University of South Florida St. Petersburg with a bachelor’s degree in journalism and media studies in 2016. She was a reporter for the Daily Hampshire Gazette In Massachusetts. She also interned at the Richmond Times-Dispatch in Virginia and Sarasota Herald-Tribune in Florida.

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