THAILAND: Former Miss Teen Thailand 2006, Amelia “Amy” Jacobs and her boyfriend, Poonyawat Hirantecha, were arrested in Bangkok on drug related charges.
They were arrested at a house. Where police found 70 grams of meth, 16 ecstasy pills, a scale and drug paraphernalia.
Sting operation was plotted by 191 police to buy drugs from Punyawat and this led them to the house owned by the former Miss Teen Thailand.
The couple also admitted to using and dealing drugs for one year. They also confessed to police they bought 100 grams of meth from a friend for about $1,200 and planned to resell the drugs for double the price they paid.
Amelia said a friend introduced her to them to help her deal with with stress.
The former beauty queen and star of the popular TV drama “Thida Wanorn” was allegedly on drugs at the time of her arrest.
Both will be charged for having drug under Category 1 in possession and for use.