PATTAYA – May 7, 2012 [PDN]; Pol. Lt. Col. Nit Vithinunthakit, Inspector, Banglamung police Chonburi province and Pol. Capt. Kornpong Sukvisit reported two arrests of “ya-ice” agents.
First: Mr. Kraisit or ” Nong Chomsri” age 30, ex-Pattaya local cable TV reporter. Address: Soi Photisarn 6 Moo 5, Na Klua, Banglamung, Chonburi. “Nong Chomsri” was in posession of 3 small plastic bags of ya-ice weight 2.69 grams.
Mr. Kraisit said that he used to work as repoter for a cable TV station in Pattaya. After he resigned he bought an amount of ya-ice from Mr. “Mai” (surname unknown), an ya-ice agent.
The ex-cable TV reporter transferred the money to Mr. “Mai’s” account and sold the ya-ice to teenagers in Pattaya. He also consumed crystal methampetamine himself.
Second arrest: Mr. Thanin or Noommak, age 30 address: 506/16 Moo 5 Tambon Na Klua, Banglamung, Chonburi province. “Nong” who was suspected of selling ya-ice to teenagers was arrested at a rented room in Moo 2, Na Klua, Banglamung in posesseion on 1 small plastic bag containing ya-ice weight 0.4 g and 10 tablets of amphetamine hidden in his trousers.
After a thorough interrogation, the police detained the 2 suspects with evidence and them sent to Banglaumung police station for further investigation.
Pattaya police is on the case the arrest the “big agent” who is still at large.