PATTAYA – June 6, 2012 [PDN]; Pol. Lt. Col. Paksuwat Chomthanom, the head of Chonburi Provincial Transnational Crime Suppression Center and Banglamung police arrested Mr. Hans Hendric Ryman age 65, American national, passport # 450644595 in possession of ya-ice, weight 1 g, drug paraphernalia and one stick of cigarette mixed with ganja. Mr. Ryman’s urine test was positive.
Mr. David Jerome, age 62, nationality American tested positive in the urine drug screening.
The police armed with an arrest warrant entered room # 406, 6th floor, Pattaya Tower on Soi 4, Beach road and found Mr. Hans Hendric Ryman and Mr. David Jerome, the two suspects and ya-ice, ganja and drug paraphernalia hidden behind the wardrobe.
Pol. Lt. Col. Paksuwat Chomthanom said that all the drugs belonged to Mr. Hans Henric Ryman who had bought the drugs to consume them with his American friends.
Their urine samples were sent to Banglamung hospital for further lab tests.
The police accused two American citizens of illegal possession of crystal methamphetamine and ganja.
Mr. Hans Hendric Ryman and Mr. David Jerome were sent to Pattaya police station to be further investigated and prosecuted according to the law.