B2m phayung haul in Tap Lan
- Published: 15 Jun 2013 at 16.41
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PRACHIN BURI - Forestry officials seized phayung worth 2 million baht on Saturday at a World Heritage site in Nakhon Ratchasima province.
Officials of Tap Lan National Park, acting on a tip that a truck was smuggling Siamese rosewood in Khon Buri district, set up a roadside checkpoint on a route out of the park.
Seeing the checkpoint ahead, the driver abandoned the six-wheel truck and took his keys with him, leaving behind eight logs hidden under the truck's floor, said Tewin Meesap, the park chief.
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