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According to reports, officers of Vinh Nguon border station were able to successfully ambush a group of smugglers at national border milestone 266 in Vinh Chanh 3 hamlet, Vinh Nguon commune, Chau Doc city. The event took place at 3:30 as the group were attempting to illegally carry goods from Cambodia into Vietnam.
Upon noticing the police, the suspects abandoned all of their goods and fled the scene.
The officers then conducted a survey of the area, where approximately 2,500 packs of smuggled foreign cigarettes were discovered.
The case is currently under further investigation.