Police in the central resort town Nha Trang in Khanh Hoa Province have detained a Russian man for trying to break into an ATM in the town's backpacker area.
A Russian man has been sentenced to 18 years in prison after he was found guilty of trafficking cocaine into Vietnam, a Ho Chi Minh City court said on February 22.
A Russian national who brought home a jar of cobra wine from Vietnam was facing a possible jail term for violating wildlife laws, until authorities found the cobra to be fake.
Ho Chi Minh City police have arrested a Russian man accused of stealing an iPhone from a restaurant manager last week.
A court in Ho Chi Minh City on March 4 sentenced a Russian man to five years imprisonment for using fake credit cards to withdraw more than US$10,000 from local ATMs, VnExpress reported.
Vietnamese police on October 30 afternoon arrested a Russian man wanted by Interpol when he was hiding in a hotel in the resort beach town of Nha Trang.