Body in a Freezer – level 2
Thai police suspected that a gang was using a building as a passport forging operation. The police attacked the building in Bangkok. The police found drugs, guns, and also a body in a freezer. The body was wrapped in a black plastic bag.
With a high number of visitors each year, there is a big black market for fake identity documents in Thailand. People sell passports to drug traffickers, or the passports end up in the hands of Islamist extremists.
Difficult words: suspect (think that something is happening), forge (illegally make a copy of something), trafficker (a person who trades something illegal).
You can watch the original video in the Level 3 section.
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