Drug trafficker arrested in Kon Tum for cross border smuggling

VOV.VN - Border guards arrested a man on June 25 who was alleged to be part of a narcotics smuggling ring from Laos into the Central Highland province of Kon Tum.

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Border guards stationed in Po Y commune of Ngoc Hoi district in Kon Tum province apprehended Ha Van An, a local resident, as he attempted to transport six nylon bags containing six kg of drugs.

Upon being questioned, the 35-year-old man admitted that the contents sealed within the nylon bags were drugs, adding that he had been hired for the purpose of transporting the drugs haul into the country from Laos in exchange for a fee of VND50 million.

At present, the case is under further investigation.

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