A suspected class 5 drug dealer was arrested by Tourist Police based on Walking Street on Monday Night. A group of officers and Tourist Police Volunteers were on routine patrol along the southern section of Pattaya Beach when they came across a Thai man, Khun Sangouansit aged 43 who appeared to be preparing to run away. The man was detained and searched which uncovered a block of the class 5 drug Marijuana which the suspect claimed he intended to sell to foreign tourists. He had purchased the block for 200 Baht and intended to sell it to a tourist for 1,000 Baht. The suspected dealer was taken to Pattaya Police Station where he was charged and locked-up pending a Court appearance.