Smuggle drugs, Australian jailed for 18 years

The District Court Denpasar was also Thai Boxing Trainer Sacatides a $116,000 fine.

Crystal methamphetamine at the island resort of Bali has sentenced an Australian man an Indonesian Court to 18 years in prison for smuggling two kilograms (4 pounds).


Forty three-year old Michael Sacatides was arrested in October after arriving on a flight from Thailand at Bali's airport. Police found the drug in his luggage.


In his ruling Monday, the Denpasar District Court gave a also Thai Boxing Trainer Sacatides $116,000 fine.


He told the Court, he borrowed the suitcase of a friend in Bangkok and had no knowledge of the drugs.


Very strict laws and convicted smugglers often stated Indonesia.


Associated press


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Smuggle drugs, Australian jailed for 18 years