“Nat Jomtien” Sawang has been arrested and charged with possession
of illegal weapons and Class 1 narcotics with intent to sell.
Najomtien police arrested an alleged high-profile drug
dealer by blocking off the exit to his Huay Yai luxury housing development.
Narit “Nat Jomtien” Sawang was apprehended Feb. 19 at the
gate of Busaba Village. Officers found 620 ya ba tablets, 5 g. of ya ice and
a 12-gauge pistol in his handbag.
Police had received numerous complaints about Narit
supposedly selling drugs from his house, but had unable to apprehend him.
After a tip he was at his residence, officers blocked off the exit and
waited for him to leave.
Searching Narit’s home, investigators recovered another
stash of ya ba tablets and another gun. He was charged with possession of
illegal weapons and Class 1 narcotics with intent to sell.