A Nigerian International cocaine dealer , Emmanuel Okwudili Ilichukwu was arrested in Suksawat Soi 26 on two warrants on Thursday, February 22.
The police led by deputy tourist police commissioner,Surachet Hakpal raided his property where they found a quantity of ganja in a food cupboard.
It was reported that Okwudili was involved in packaging cocaine in plastic and hiding it in electrical appliances.
Before his arrest, Okwudili who has been frequent on his trips between Bangkok, Thailand and Nigeria had been on the run by the Thai police affiliated to the US Drug Enforcement Agency and was almost caught before.
Though the drugs found their way to Australia and New Zealand,Okwudili had been using Bangkok as a base and also dealing drugs in the Thai capital.
He has been charged with possession and intent to distribute a class 2 drug (cocaine)