Tags : Parcel

South

Italian arrested in Koh Phangan after ecstasy found in parcel

SURAT THANI: An Italian has been arrested at his house on Koh Phangan after 500 ecstasy pills were found hidden in packets of instant noodles sent to him from overseas. Pol Col Suparuek Phankosol, superintendent of Surat Thani immigration, said yesterday that customs officials inspected a parcel at the Bangkok Mail Centre on Monday. It […]Read More

News

Senders of parcels warned not to post 7 prohibited items

Members of the public using postal services are warned not to mail seven prohibited items or face legal action. They are also advised not to lend their ID cards to strangers for use in the mailing of their packages. The renewed warning was issued by state-run Thailand Post Company after police recently found that drug […]Read More

Phuket

Phuket Tourist Police warn of ‘cash on delivery’ scam

PHUKET: The Phuket Tourist Police are warning people to beware a scam in which deliveries are made to people who did not order them so that the fraudsters can get the cash on delivery paid for receiving the parcels. The warning follows Immigration Chief Lt Gen Surachate Hakparn leading a raid on a warehouse in […]Read More

South

Samui man arrested with flask full of meth pills, ‘ice’

A man has been arrested on Koh Samui after collecting a parcel containing 4,000 methamphetamine pills and 500 grams crystal meth from a private post office. Acting on tips-off, troops, police and provincial officials staked out at the post office in Tambon Mae Nam and nabbed Nattapong Nakwetcharin, 25, after he arrived to take possession […]Read More

Phuket

Police intercept Phuket meth delivery by bus parcel service

PHUKET: Police arrested a man yesterday (Aug 1) after he arrived at the Phuket Bus Terminal 1, off Phang Nga Rd in Phuket Town, to collect an envelope delivered from Bangkok by bus. The parcel contained a mobile phone that had 4.36 grams of of crystal meth (ya ice) packed inside. Acting on a tip-off […]Read More

Bangkok

Customs seize 7 milion baht worth of contraband from parcels

Customs officials have seized more than seven million baht worth of illicit drugs, sex toys, sex stimulation medicines and old motorcycle frames sent to Thailand through parcel boxes and air freights at Suvarnabhumi international airport. Mr Prayut Maneechote, director of Bangkok customs office, said all the contraband were seized after customs officials opened up several […]Read More

Bangkok

Human parts in parcels taken from Siriraj Medical Museum

BANGKOK, Nov 17 — The dean of the Faculty of Medicine Siriraj Hospital, Mahidol University confirmed today that human body parts in parcels destined for the United States came from the Siriraj Medical Museum. Dr Udom Kachintorn, dean of the faculty, said he will file a complaint as surveillance camera footage shows that the foreigner […]Read More

News

US man probed over parcels containing human parts

A heavily-tattooed California man has been questioned and temporarily released after the grisly discovery of a part of a baby’s head, a baby’s foot, a heart and other human body parts in express shipments bound for Nevada in the US. Bang Phongphang police, who were alerted by DHL Express International’s Thailand unit, apprehended Ryan Edward […]Read More