Connect with us

News

Patong man arrested with methamphetamine

Tanutam Thawan

Published

 on 

Border patrol police and narcotics control police arrested a local man, 36 year old Suriya Kijkla, with 88.94 grams of crystal methamphetamine and 4 methamphetamine pills along with a Thai Pradit pistol.

He was arrested near Patong after they arrested another man, Arun Soison, with some methamphetamine. Arun told the police that he bought the drug from Suriya, who lives in the same village and later, Arun also reported the police that Suriya will pick up his girlfriend at a restaurant near Patong so police followed him there and arrested him near the restaurant at about 11.30 pm on April 21.

Police didn’t find anything illegal with him at the scene but he confessed at the police station that he hid the drugs and gun at home in Cherngtalay. He said that he bought the drugs from a man named Seng but he doesn’t know his real name.

Patong man arrested with methamphetamine | News by Thaiger

 

Get more from The Thaiger

📱 Download our app on Android or iOS
👋 Have your say on our Thailand forums
🔔 Subscribe to our daily email newsletter
📺 Subscribe / Join YouTube for daily shows
👍 Like/Follow us on Facebook
🐦 FOLLOW us on Twitter
📷 FOLLOW us on Instagram

image

Join the conversation and have your say on Thailand news published on The Thaiger.

Thaiger Talk is our new Thaiger Community where you can join the discussion on everything happening in Thailand right now.

Please note that articles are not posted to the forum instantly and can take up to 20 min before being visible. Click for more information and the Thaiger Talk Guidelines.

Click to comment

You must be logged in to post a comment Login

Leave a Reply

collecting news

Follow Thaiger by email:

Coronavirus Vaccines20 seconds ago

Rollout of AstraZeneca boosters for people fully vaccinated with Sinovac begins September 24

Business22 mins ago

Occupancy at alternative quarantine hotels takes a nosedive

Coronavirus (Covid-19)42 mins ago

Thai FDA approves Moderna vaccine for ages 12 to 17

Welcome back to Thailand!

Thaiger is getting behind local businesses for the restart of tourism in Thailand - up to 50% discounts across all advertising packages!

Tourism1 hour ago

Desperate hotel operators look to Bangkok re-opening for signs of hope

Coronavirus (Covid-19)2 hours ago

Friday Covid Update: 171 deaths and 14,555 new cases

Tourism2 hours ago

Will it, won’t it? October re-opening in doubt as Anutin defers to medical experts

image
Join the conversation on the Thaiger Talk forums today!
Philippines17 hours ago

ICC opens investigation into Philippines President Duterte

World17 hours ago

American general defends “clandestine” phone calls with China

Thailand17 hours ago

Countdown to October reopening; body of Koh Phi Phi resort manager found | Thailand News Today | September 16

Visa17 hours ago

Hungarian woman arrested in Koh Samui for 10-year overstay

Thailand18 hours ago

Nakhon Si Thammarat reports Covid outbreak at prison

Guides18 hours ago

Most famous viewpoints in Phang Nga

Blackpink18 hours ago

Blackpink’s Lisa causes sales frenzy for Buri Ram meatballs

Thailand19 hours ago

NACC ordered to disclose their findings regarding Deputy PM Prawit’s watch scandal

World20 hours ago

“Thai Taste Therapy” launched to promote Thai cuisine worldwide

Morning Top Stories Thailand | Police to end protests, Human Trafficking | September 14 | Thaiger
Thailand3 days ago

Morning Top Stories Thailand | Police to end protests, Human Trafficking | September 14

Thailand7 months ago

Thailand News Today | Thai Airways in rehab, All go for Songkran | March 4

Tourism7 months ago

Phuket’s nightlife. Yes, bars and clubs are still open | VIDEO

Phuket7 months ago

Thailand News Today | Covid passport talks, Thai Airways heads to court | March 2

Tourism7 months ago

Phuket Thai food treats you need to try | VIDEO

Thailand7 months ago

Thailand News Today | Bars, pubs and restaurants ‘sort of’ back to normal | Feb 23

Tourism7 months ago

In search of Cat & Dog Cafés in Phuket Town | VIDEO

Thailand8 months ago

Thailand News Today | Gambling crackdown, Seafood market to reopen, Vlogger challenge | Jan 21

Thailand8 months ago

Thailand News Today | Covid testing for visas, Business impact, Vaccine approval | January 19

Thailand8 months ago

Thailand News Today | Weekend Bangkok bombs, Thailand fires, Covid update | January 18

Thailand8 months ago

Thailand News Today | Stray car on runway, Indonesian quake, 300 baht tourist fee | January 15

Thailand8 months ago

Thailand News Today | Governor off respirator, sex-trafficking arrest, condo prices falling | January 14

Thailand8 months ago

Thailand News Today | Chinese vaccine, Thailand ‘drug hub’, Covid update | January 13

Thailand8 months ago

Thailand News Today | Bangkok may ease restrictions, Phuket bar curfew, Vaccine roll out | January 12

Thailand8 months ago

Thailand News Today | Covid latest, Cockfights closed down, Bryde’s Whale beached | January 11

Trending