Alleged Thai drug dealer arrested in Nonthaburi after escaping arrest for illegal drug charges in Chomphon

Nonthaburi –

Officials from the Consumer Protection Police Division (CPPD) yesterday, May 4th, arrested a Thai fugitive who was wanted for allegedly selling drugs and reportedly continued committing similar crimes.

Wuttichai Yindee, 41, was wanted by the Lang Suan Provincial Court over the charge of possession of narcotics for sale and attempting to sell narcotics Category I (Methamphetamine) without permission.

The police tracked down his location and eventually captured him in the Bang Bua Thong district of Nonthaburi on Wednesday.

According to the police, Wuttichai was charged for illegal drugs by the Sawi Police Station in Chumphon. The officials requested for an arrest warrant after they discovered his whereabouts in Nonthaburi.

About 53 amphetamines, a bag of crystal methamphetamine weighing 0.88 grams, digital scales, and a modified rifle with 17 rounds of .380 mm ammunition were found at his place. He was immediately taken to the police station for legal proceedings.


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Nop Meechukhun
National News Writer at The Pattaya News from September 2020 to October, 2022. Born and raised in Bangkok, Nop enjoys telling stories of her hometown through her words and pictures. Her educational experience in the United States and her passion for journalism have shaped her genuine interests in society, politics, education, culture, and art.