Ex-airman arrested for drug trafficking
- Published: 9 Jan 2013 at 16.44
- Online news:
Police busted a drug gang in Trang province on Wednesday, arresting two people and seizing 12,200 methamphetamine pills and 300g of crystal meth, or ya ice, with a total estimated street value of 3.8 million baht, and also a rifle and some ammunition.
Eakkarak Maneeroj, 28, a former air force officer, and Yuree Gunghae, 38, were face drug charges and illegal possession of firearms and ammunition.
Eakkarak told the police that he was fired from the air force two years ago. He had been transporting drugs for a boss who is in prison for at least months, receiving 30,000 to 40,000 baht each delivery.
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