Police Crackdown on Provincial Criminals

 | Thu 24 Mar 2016 08:40 ICT

CityNews – On March 23, Police region 5 cooperated with the army to check villages and target areas in three districts believed to have high drug related crime.

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The three districts are Jomthong, Hod and Doi Tao.

In Hod District, 6 drug dealers were arrested along with 8 drug abusers and 2 people who were also involved in drug-related crime. The police sized 66 Yaba Pills, a small wrap of opium, and 2 motorbikes. Three more people were arrested for weapon crime. 5 guns and 5 bullets were also sized.

Three people with arrest warrants against them in Doi Tao district were arrested in Jomthong, along with six others involved in weapon crimes in the same district.