During a drug case, one of the main thing’s that goes down is a drug raid. And after all is said and done, they might come across something particular.
Ya know, other items besides the drugs and what not.
In this case in Thailand that happened to be anime figures.
300 Anime figures worth over $50K
Some of the anime figures in question are from:
- Dragon Ball.
With characters like Monkey D Luffy being one of the big highlights.
Auctioned off by the Thai narcotics board
As explained by Pattaymail:
Action figuresfrom famous animations and movies such as Naruto, Dragon Ball, Iron Man, Spider-Man, the Transformers, and Masked Rider, seized in drug cases have been auctioned off by the Office of the Narcotics Control Board (ONCB) in its first round of auctions this year.
The 286 articles had been classified as not suitable for further storage by the ONCB, with prices for each item ranging from 200 baht to 35,000 baht.
The hottest item in the auction was a 1:1 action figure of Luffy, a lead character from
One Pieceanimation, which came with a 35,000 baht starting price. The figure was sold at 111,000 baht to Mr Chakrit Boonlapho, an action figure enthusiast.”
For extra measure, the good ol’ authorities followed protocols to prevent the spread of our good friend COVID-19.
And that’s all she wrote.