International drug ring busted in Thailand: NCB seizes 100kg of narcotics, 3 arrested

A main worldwide drug bust happened in Thailand yesterday with more than 100 kilogrammes of narcotics intercepted, and a group of suspects from three countries arrested, the Narcotics Control Board (NCB) reported.
Bonanza -general Wichai Chaimongkhon stated that Thai authorities received an anonymous tip-off on Tuesday a few heroin cargo heading from Thailand to Australia.
Collaborating with a joint activity pressure, the NCB efficiently seized eighty bricks of heroin, weighing a complete of 29.6kg. The cache had been hidden inside plastic resin and was set to be shipped out of a warehouse within the Bung Kum district of Bangkok.
During the raid, the police arrested Kanda Kanthong, a 34 yr outdated lady from Songkhla. She allegedly confessed to being employed by Leung Ka Wing, a 63 12 months previous Malaysian man, Bangkok Post reported.
The Malaysian suspect was later apprehended at a petrol station on Rama III Road, the place authorities discovered an extra 3.3kg of methamphetamine encased in resin inside his car. Jai Lhu, a 36 yr previous Thai national, was additionally arrested at the scene.
Following the interrogation of the suspects, Thai authorities situated one other gang member, Kai Cheong Chan, a 62 year outdated man from Hong Kong. He was found in his rental in Yannawa district, Bangkok, with 29.9kg of methamphetamine and 63.4kg of heroin in his possession.
The Narcotics Suppression Bureau teamed up with Australian police to hint the intended destination of the medicine. This led them to a Thai-Australian dwelling in Australia, and they’re at present working on apprehending the individual.
This news follows one other story that broke yesterday about an Australian drug supplier. The head of a South Australian drug-trafficking network was sentenced to almost 20 years in jail.
Robert Gordon Pollybank Gee, the alleged drug lord, was sentenced yesterday in the District Court for drug charges dating back to 2006..

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