Heroin Gang Flees Shootout But Ditches Cash and Drugs

 | Mon 6 Jun 2016 08:47 ICT

CityNews – Following a tip-off, police and the Narcotics Suppression Bureau managed to seize one million baht and a bag of heroin from a drug trafficking gang after a gun fight left one wounded and nobody arrested as the gang managed to flee the scene.

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When the gang arrived at the police checkpoint in Mai Ai, Chiang Mai, a gun fight quicky ensued, leaving one gang member presumed injured as there was blood stains on the ground, found after the gang sucessfully fled.

However, despite managing to escape, police found a bag of heroin and one million baht in cash that had been dumped during the shootout.

Police are continuing the investigation into where the men fled too, and are looking out for an injured man who may check into hospital in the area.