American busted in drug sting


An elderly Swedish born man with an American passport has been arrested for allegedly dealing crystal methamphetamines in North Pattaya.

Hans Henric Reiman, 64, was apprehended at the Pattaya Tower on Soi 4 Feb. 13 in a police sting operation to pay 3,500 baht for a gram of ya ice.

Officers found a digital scale and the mobile phone used to book the drug sale. Both were confiscated as evidence.

Reiman was charged with possession and sale of a Class 1 narcotic.