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Facebook 'friend' disarms suspect

Alleged weapons trader who did business online falls foul of social network sting

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Police have called Facebook a "frightening tool" after finding it was used to sell illegal weapons. 

The Facebook page of Suriya Kokesombat, also known as Kamnan Aet. The page was opened as a channel to sell guns and bombs.

Last month they arrested a man known as Kamnan Aet who they said sold various types of guns and bombs by adding customers to his friends list on Facebook.

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