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1 killed, 400,000 ya ba pills seized

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A suspected drug trafficker was killed, another arrested and 400,000 methamphetamine pills seized in a clash with police in Chiang Dao district of Chiang Mai on Saturday. 

Pol Col Chaiwat Promsook, chief of the Chiang Dao police station, said the gunfight occurred in front of Chiang Dao Witthayakom school when police showed up to arrest the traffickers.

On seeing the police the men opened fire on them. Police fired back and after a brief gunfight, police found the dead body of one man and arrested another.

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