Smuggler arrested in Ha Tinh after trafficking drugs from Laos

VOV.VN - Border guards operating in the central province of Ha Tinh successfully arrested a Vietnamese national who was in the process of transporting drugs into Vietnam from across the border with Laos on March 27.

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29-year-old Tran Thanh Tri of Duy Ninh commune in Quang Ninh district of Quang Binh province was detained at 12:45pm on March 27 whilst driving a motorbike on national road 8A in Huong Son district of Ha Tinh province close to the border with Laos.

Upon making the arrest, officials managed to seize one black backpack containing 5kg of methamphetamine, along with 30,000 pills of synthetic drugs.

A further investigation into the case is currently underway.

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