Pattaya Daily News

11 July 2009 :: 14:07:19 pm 8921

Illegal Drugs And Arms Swoop Canadian Man Arrested

Pattaya, July 11 [PDN]: On 11th July 2009 at 6.00 am, Chonburi police investigator Pol. Lt. Col. Chaigrit Tonginn and his team gave a statement to the Media that they had arrested a Canadian national, Mr. Andrew Donald aged 34, and Miss Anusara Ronpimai aged 24 from Nakornratchsima. Both were found to be in possession of Narcotics.
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The evidence included were; White Cocaine 340 gm, Dry Marijuana 61 gm, Wet Marijuana 163 gm, Marijuana Seeds 160 gm, a CZ Hand Gun and an assortment of bullets totalling 245, 2 drug scales, 8000 medicinal capsules, and 7 passports.

Pol. Lt. Col Chaigrit said the police team had been watching the couple for quite some time and learned that they had been supplying drugs to tourists in entertainment places in Pattaya.

According to information received, the suspects had been operating their drug business at the property, 456 / 73 Pratumnak Soi 6, Moo 12. The police team with a warrant issued at the Pattaya Court, searched the house and arrested the couple.

Police also seized their Thai style house which was built in the area of 2 Rai of land, a car, motorbikes and many other Items totaling over 10 million baht.

During the investigation, the couple had offered the police 1 million baht to drop the case in which the money was also seized and the couple charged with bribery.

The couple later confessed to operating a drug business for around three years. They will be charged with possession of narcotics type 1 and 5 and bribing officials. [Pattaya Daily News]

Reporter : Jirrawat   Photo : Jirrawat   Category : Crime News

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