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Uni student and pals arrested with drugs and war weapons in Bangkok rooms

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Bangkok police have announced the arrest of a fourth year university student and his gang.

In two rooms in the Din Daeng area of the city they found “ice” (crystal methamphetamine) and a cache of guns and bullets, reported Daily News.

students-at-war-thailandArrested – but not paraded for the press as per recent instructions by the prime minister – were alleged ringleader Kasama Tosap, 24, a student studying political science, Wattana Rithidech, 25, Miss Pensini Panwa, 20 and Chalermsak Suk-iam, 25.

Taken into evidence were five guns including an M3, a Remington and Thai made weapons and a large quantity of ammunition. Police also discovered drug taking equipment.

Kasama was apprehended on a motorcycle acting suspiciously in the Soi Na Thong area of Din Daeng by police investigating a drug deal. He had no drugs on him but admitted taking drugs.

Police went to search where he lived and found 100 grams of ice and the weapons. In another room rented by the student they discovered more drugs and two other alleged accomplices.

All the people arrested were charged with drugs’ possession with intent to sell and firearms offences.

Kasama told police that he bought the drugs over the phone from a man in Hua Hin and got the guns from the internet.

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