Tags : Ketamine

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Seven caught in large Ayutthaya drug haul

AYUTTHAYA: Seven members of a major drug network have been arrested with more than 7 million speed pills, 300kg of crystal methamphetamine and 184kg of ketamine during a raid on a house in Bang Pa-in district. A team of officials from the Narcotics Suppression Bureau raided the house in tambon Chiang Rak Noi around 8pm […]Read More

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Youths believed to have died of benzodiazepine overdose in ketamine

Excessive levels of a substance in the benzodiazepine family, formerly marketed as “Valium” but now called Diazepam, has been detected in the bodies of some of the young Thais who died after possibly using the drug cocktail “ketamine powdered milk”, or ketamine cocktail. Justice Minister Somsak Thepsuthin said today that lab tests show about 200 […]Read More

Bangkok

Police Seize 300 kg of Ketamine in Nonthaburi

BANGKOK, Dec 16 (TNA) – Police will seek arrest warrants for those in connection with possessing the illegal drug seized at a warehouse in Nonthaburi. Deputy national police chief, Pol. Gen. Manu Mekmok said the raid at the warehouse last night found 300 kg of ketamine. The police expanded investigation to seize 228 kg of […]Read More

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Justice Minister admits substance seized in Chachoengsao is not Ketamine

Thailand’s Justice Minister Somsak Thepsuthin admitted today that authorities have not found any Ketamine in the approximately 11.5 tonnes of materials seized from a warehouse in Chachoengsao province on November 12th. Scientists from the Justice Ministry and forensic experts tested samples, taken from 50 of the 457 sacks, and quickly concluded that they contained Ketamine, […]Read More

North

11.5 tonnes of Ketamine Seized in Chachoengsao

CHACHOENGSAO, Nov 13 (TNA) – The largest-ever haul of 11.5 tonnes of ketamine was seized at a warehouse in Bang Pakong district, said Justice Minister Somsak Thepsutin. The operation was jointly conducted by the special Airport Interdiction Task Force (AITF), military officers, narcotics suppression police and the Office of the Narcotics Control Board (ONCB). Full […]Read More

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Pop star Pookie ‘admits’ to substance abuse, helping hubby’s drug-trafficking

FORMER POP STAR Prissana or Priscilla “Pookie” Gemelli, who was arrested with her husband for allegedly selling 5.17 kilograms of ketamine to a Taiwanese man, has allegedly admitted to taking drugs and getting involved in her husband’s alleged drug trafficking, a senior police officer said yesterday. National Police deputy commissioner Pol General Chalermkiat Srivorakan told […]Read More

North

Thai troops intercept large haul of ketamine and kill four

Thai government troops shot and killed four drug couriers and seized more than 300kg of ketamine, a narcotic, on Saturday night in a maize plantation near a border river in Mae Sai district of the northern province of Chiang Rai. Acting on a tip-off that the drugs were to be smuggled from Myanmar for delivery […]Read More

Bangkok

Indian detained in Thailand for carrying 20kg ketamine

An Indian national has been detained by Thai customs officials for allegedly smuggling 20 kg of ketamine, a party drug, worth at least USD two million. The man, identified as Khadher Mohideen Sherif Khaja Mohhdeen, was arrested on arrival at Thai capital’s Suvarnabhumi Airport with the banned substance, customs officials said. Mohideen, 44, flew in […]Read More