Ex-pub singer arrested in sting op


Police held a sting operation after learning that 29 year old Wuthisak Asasri had been dealing drugs to local teenagers and tourists in the city centre.

They arranged to buy 3,500 baht worth of ‘Ice’ from him at the Nirun Grand Condo in Soi Anurothai

Once the exchange was made the police identified themselves and arrested Asasri, he was then taken to his room in Soi AR where the police found two more bags of ‘Ice’.

‘Ice’ dealer cools off at the police station.‘Ice’ dealer cools off at the police station.

Asasri confessed to his crime at the station and stated that he used to be a singer at a local pub but he lost his job when the pub closed and turned to selling drugs.

Police disclosed that an arrest warrant had earlier been issued by Mukdaharn court for Asasri after he failed to report to his homeland district chief to hear a verdict on previous charges.