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Russian drug suspect wanted in Russia arrested in Pattaya after three years in hiding

Police pick up in Na Jomtien, Pattaya

Police pick up in Na Jomtien, Pattaya. Photo: Dickelbers.


Immigration police have arrested a Russian national who they said is one of the world’s most wanted drug dealers, in Pattaya.

The suspect, Mr Dmitry Filipsin, 27, was arrested yesterday at a condominium room at Mooban Dusit View in Pattaya.

He was arrested on an international arrest warrant after three years on the run.

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