On Saturday night, Immigration Police led by Deputy Superintendent Pol. Lt. Col. Rattapong Tiasoot and assistaed by Pol. Lt. Tanadit Teuan-cham-naan successfully arrested Mr. Duncan James Mcgee, aged 54 from England. He was detained with 9 bags of Cocaine, 9 grams in total, on Pattaya’s 3rd Road while he was chumming for clients.
Pol. Lt. Tanadit Teuan-cham-naan said the Immigration Police had put a trace on Duncan, after receiving a report of a man called Duncan from England, aged around 54, tall, chubby, white hair, with 2 bird tattoos on his arms. The report stated that he had promoted himself into a regular drug trafficker in Pattaya, selling Cocaine to many tourists for 3,000 Baht per bag, and that he plied his trade around a beer bar on 3rd Road, near the former X’Zite Discotheque.
The officers finally found Duncan on 3rd Road as reported, in possession of 9 grams of Cocaine. Duncan pleaded guilty, and was taken for further investigations. He revealed that his supplier, located in Nana, Sukhumvit, BKK sold him the coke for 2,000 Baht per bag. The police uncovered a criminal record for previous drug offence in Thailand, but Duncan is out on bail, and the case awaits a hearing in court at the moment.
As Duncan failed to produce any visas to support his stay in Thailand, he now is charged with illegal possession of Narcotics and Entry without Approval.
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