Drug trader sentenced to death in Lao Cai

VOV.VN - The People’s Court of Lao Cai province in northern Vietnam has sentenced to death a local woman charged with trading nearly 4 kilograms of Methamphetamine.

According to the indictment, Luu Thi My, 40, got acquainted with a Lao citizen named Chung in August 2022 via the social network.

My was asked by Chung to sell four packages of drugs for VND380 million. She was caught red handed getting the four packages of drugs for consumption on the afternoon of November 23, 2022.

Later examinations showed the four packages contained 3,958.99 grams of Methamphetamine.

During the May 25, 2023 trial, the judge panel evaluated the causes, conditions and consequences of the offence, and decided to hand down the death sentence to the defender.