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Canadian national arrested for drug trafficking

Thanon Khao San in Bangkok

Thanon Khao San in Bangkok. Photo: yeowatzup.

Immigration police yesterday arrested a Canadian national in Bangkok’s Huai Kwang district, wanted for trafficking 200kg of cocaine in his home country.

The suspect, Khamla Wong, who fled to Thailand in 2012 after his gang members were arrested in Canada for possession of cocaine and war weapons, also had a Thai national identity card of a Nong Khai native.

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