PATTANI - A man driving a car with 178,000 methamphetamine pills, or ya ba, worth an estimated street value of 35.6 million baht, in the boot was arrested at a check point in Nong Chik district, police said on Thursday.
Pattani police show the 178,000 methamphetamine pills seized in the southern province on Tuesday, Jan 21, 2014. (Photo by Maluding Deeto)
Abdul-lor Lor Ma-sae, 30, was pulled over while driving a black Chevrolet sedan on Tuesday. Officers found and seized the illicit drugs, which were inside a hidden compartment in the vehicle, and two mobile phones.
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