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Smuggling suspect nabbed before he makes it to Kaohsiung –Taipei Times

“A suspect in the smuggling of 287 cans of an alcoholic drink seized in October last year that later were found to contain the synthetic drug GHB (gamma hydroxybutyric acid) was detained on Monday and is being held incommunicado in Kinmen.

Police arrested Lin on Monday as he was trying to flee to Kaohsiung. A search of his home reportedly turned up 3g of amphetamines, an amphetamine-detection device, checkbooks, knives, model guns and two bullets.”


FAT pilot fired for excessive blood alcohol level 

“The pilot, surnamed Yeh (葉), was found on March 7 to have a blood alcohol concentration (BAC) at 0.52 milligrams of alcohol per liter of breath (mg/L), right before he was about to pilot domestic flight FE081 from Kaohsiung in southern Taiwan to Magong in offshore Penghu County, FAT said in a statement.”