Police seized 50 million baht in cars, gold and other assets from a wife of a disgraced Surat Thani province cop suspected of drug dealing.
Police in Khirirat Nikhom district Thursday announced the arrest of Jintana Thienchi, 38, the wife of a former Khirirat Nikhom policeman fired for involvement in the local narcotics trade. Deputy Surat Thani chief Pol Col Pornsak Nuannu said a raid on her home recovered 11 methamphetamine pills, 1.1 g of crystal methamphetamine, marijuana, 65 rounds of .45 ammunition, two M16 ammunition magazines, six rounds of .38 ammunition and other items.
In a follow-up action, police nabbed two other suspects: Somkid Naen-udon and Jirayuth Songrat with 4,132 ya ba tablets in their possession.
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