Area police arrested a pair of alleged bag snatches, three men with illegal firearms and a host of drug users in their latest crime sweep.
Chonburi provincial police announced the capture of Supoj Urachien, 24, and Wittaya Thitapan, 28, Jan. 28. Supoj, in possession of a stolen green handbag, was charged with theft, while Wittaya was jailed on possession of a handmade pistol, rifle and ammunition.
Supoj Tokeeree, 32, Narong Prakoythum, and Klom Yu-sanam, 28, also were charged with illegal gun possession after police caught them a shotgun, two 9 mm handguns, and ammunition.
Six others who tested positive for drug use also were arrested.
Police announce the arrest of several suspects resulting from the latest crime sweep.