Officials: 30 kilos of heroin found stuffed in pickup truck

VOV.VN - Authorities in the northern province of Hoa Binh said they seized 30 kilos of heroin concealed in the body of a pickup truck during a routine traffic stop on Tuesday, August 1.

Police didn’t say what led them to stop the vehicle but when it was pulled over officers suspecting something was amiss pressed on the body and discovered where the female driver, Bui Thi Bich Thuy, 41, had hidden the drugs.

She was arrested on a variety of drug charges related to possession of the illegal narcotics with intent to distribute. Local officials applauded the alert police work and have asked the courts to timely prosecute the case.

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