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Seven weird ways stupid criminals have been caught in the Kingdom

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We often think the Thai police force suck at their job (but are productive when it comes to gimmicky initiatives such as Ja Choey 1.0, 2.0 and 3.0), but we guess sometimes it doesn't matter because criminals aren't such smart cookies themselves. (That's probably why they chose a life of crime in the first place.) To give police some slack, we've found incidents that show how hilariously some stupid criminals got nabbed by the authorities for your entertainment. Don't do illegal things and/or be this stupid, kids. 


The bad guys: Four men who sold narcotics from a house they shared in Nakhon Nayok. While yaba-offender arrests are a dime-a-dozen, their story takes the crazy cake.

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