Pattaya, 10 May 2011 [PDN]: At 11.30p.m., Police Lieutenant Wisanu Chaisuwan (Deputy Inspector Supression of Pattaya Police Department) and his team arrested a 23-year-old Kyrgyzstan and his friends with possession of illicit drugs.
An undercover agent had informed the police earlier that Batyrkan Uula Samork and his Kirghiz friends had purchased marijuana from a Thai agent on Walking Street in South Pattaya.
Based on the information given, the police tracked down the suspects and arrested his group at Kruathai Restaurant on Pattaya 3 Road.
A bag of marijuana was found in the suspect’s motorbike helmet, an officer said.
Batyrkan confessed that he had been buying marijuana to consume for pleasure.
He was charged with possession of marijuana and detained for further prosecution.