Fake instant coffee seized in Pathum Thani


Police seized about two million baht worth of fake instant coffee in raid of a warehouse in Pathum Thani province on Thursday.


Armed with a search warrant issued by the court, a police force led by Pol Maj-Gen Chavalit Sawaengpuet, deputy commissioner of Central Investigation Bureau, and representatives of Nestle raided a rented warehouse in Tambon Klong Phra-udom following a tip-off that fake instant coffee was mass-produced in the premise.

Police found nine foreign migrant workers working in the godown, over 89,000 packs of fake instant coffee, over 280,000 empty packs, 19 sacks of mixed instant coffee awaiting to be packed, four mixing machines and four packaging machines.