A suspect drug courier was arrested at a road checkpoint in Chonburi in the early hours of Friday morning. Miss Ratanaporn aged 33 was travelling in a Bangkok taxi and was almost at her destination when the taxi driver was asked to pull over for a search. The woman was found in possession of 160 grams of crystal meths, with a street value of 300,000 baht. She was arrested and taken to the local police station for questioning. It was revealed that she had a previous conviction for selling yaba and had served 5 years in prison. She was released 2 years ago but went back to her previous occupation of being a drug courier, being paid 2,000 baht a time to deliver drugs to customers in Chonburi and Rayong. She is now helping police with their inquiries.
News stories placed on this website are short versions. If you would like the full story, please read the Pattaya People Weekly newspaper
Pattaya People Weekly, Pattaya People Television, Pattaya People Radio and other medias are published by Dragon Enterprises Co. Ltd. 20/15-16 M.10, Soi Day-Night Hotel, South Pattaya Road, Pattaya City, Chonburi 20150, Thailand. Tel. 0-3842-7585, 0-3842-0707, Fax: 0-3842-9773