Tags : Cocaine

Bangkok

Kenyan arrested in Suvarnabhumi with 1.2kg of cocaine in his

A Kenyan man has been arrested at Suvarnabhumi airport after trying to smuggle more than a kilogramme of cocaine inside his stomach. Glenn Chivasello Ooko, 43, was held after an X-ray revealed 68 small packets inside his stomach. They were later found to contain 1.2kg of cocaine, Niyom Termsrisuk, secretary-general of the Office of Narcotics […]Read More

South

Nigerian man arrested as Samui police battle influx of cocaine

Police say the arrest of a Nigerian man this weekend is the latest in an ongoing battle against foreigners who are flooding the popular tourist destination with cocaine and other drugs. Chinedu Victor Okeke, 45, was arrested on Saturday after jumping out of the window of his rented, climbing over a fence and attempting to […]Read More

Phuket

Woman attempts to smuggle in over a kilo of cocaine

A woman from Ivory Coast, flying in from Doha, was arrested at Phuket International Airport after an airport X-ray found more than one kilogram of cocaine that she’d swallowed, wrapped in small plastic packets. The 27 year old was stopped by officials at the Phuket international airport after landing on a flight from Doha. Full […]Read More

Bangkok

Two arrested at Suvarnabhumi Airport with cocaine

An Ivory Coast man and a South African woman were arrested at Suvarnabhumi Airport on Saturday after customs officials found cocaine hidden in their bags. In the first case, Ibrahim Bakayoko, who arrived on of Ethiopian Airlines flight ET628, was arrested after 63 packets of cocaine with a combined weight of 1,130 grams were found […]Read More

Phuket

Phuket-based Russian DJ arrested for ecstasy, cocaine

RUSSIA: A popular Phuket-based Russian DJ has been arrested along with one other man for attempting to smuggle nearly 90 grams of cocaine into their native Russia. Novosibirsk Police announced the arrest of the two men, who they said were taken into custody by police officers and Federal Security Service agents at Tolmachevo Airport, last […]Read More

South

Russian arrested for smuggling 6.5kg cocaine to Koh Samui

A Russian man has been arrested at the customs office in Koh Samui for allegedly smuggling into Thailand 6.5 kilogrammes of cocaine worth about 26 million baht. Kulis Sombatsiri, director-general of the Customs Department at the Surat Thani island office, said in a news conference on Monday that Sunday’s arrest of Sergei Lelekov was made […]Read More

Bangkok

Bolivian arrested with B20m cocaine at Bangkok airport

A 45-year-old Bolivian man was arrested at Bangkok’s Suvarnabhumi airport en route to Cambodia after customs officers found 5.2 kilogrammes of cocaine worth about 20 million baht in his luggage. Customs Department deputy director-general Chamroen Photiyod told a press conference at his department on Wednesday that Jose Alberto Martinez Soto was arrested at the airport […]Read More