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Chiang Mai monk arrested with meth


A tip-off to police resulted in a monk being arrested at a Chiang Mai temple after buying methamphetamine for his own use.

Police said the 24-year-old monk, whose lay name is Boonlert Jairakseriparp, was seen sneaking away from Wat Mueang Mang in Tambon Haiya, Muang Chiang Mai, late Monday night.

Full story: The Nation

By The Nation

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