Banteay Meanchey: At 2:50 pm on January 6, 2019, the Office of Anti-Narcotics department in cooperation with the local police force of thePoipet City Police Station arrested a man and woman on drug trafficking charges.
The suspects are from Samkiek Meanchey village, Poipet town, Banteay Meanchey province.
They were identified as Pika Sen Sovann, a 39-year-old man, and Pich Ratha, a 23-year-old female casino worker.
1015.4 grams of methamphetamine was seized.
The suspect confessed that he bought the drugs from a Thai named Chin, while Pich Ratha said she was given a backpack by a Thai to hand over to the other suspect, and she did not that drugs were inside.
Thai police are searching for the suppliers, according to the law.
The two Cambodians will be sent to court.