Six men arrested in drug raid in Om Koi


Six men were arrested in an isolated home in Baan Doi in Om Koi District after police received a tip off that drugs were hidden on the property. The raid which took place on March 11, 2016 saw soldiers from Army3606, Om Koi Police and officers from the Office of Narcotics Control Bureau (ONCB) Region 5 raid the property where they arrested six men; two suspected drug dealers and four drug users.

Prachan Jintanakong, age 26, was found with 65 grams of opium and also had an arrest warrant out from the Mae Taeng Police. Prachaiporn Rabuethamwong, age 25, was found with 56 grams of opium and drug paraphernalia.

Police arrested two men on suspicion of selling drugs after a raid on a remote Om Koi house.

All six men were taken to the Om Koi police station for questioning and then charged with possession and selling of illegal drugs.