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1,812 arrests in Bangkok over 9 days

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The Metropolitan Police Bureau arrested a total of 1,812 suspects and seized 144 firearms in Bangkok during a crackdown over nine days from Nov 12-20, according to deputy commissioner Pol Maj Gen Anuchai Lekbamrung. 

He said 1,676 were drug offenders and another 136 were suspects wanted on arrest warrants.

Two war weapons, 41 registered small arms, 30 unregistered weapons and 71 Thai-made guns were seized in these arrests.

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