Two arrested for attempting to traffic women into China

VOV.VN -Police forces operating in Nghe An province issued a statement on December 4 claiming to have arrested two Vietnamese women in connection with crimes relating to human trafficking.

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Suspect Nguyen Thi Tien (Photo: Vuong Linh/CAND)
According to the statement, police successfully arrested 20-year-old Nguyen Thi Tien of Nghi Phu commune, Vinh city, at 21:00 on November 29 as she was in the process of trafficking two other women from Nghe An province into China.

Upon expanding the investigation, the police were also able to pick up 27-year-old Pham Thi Men of Long Son commune, Anh Son district.

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Suspect Pham Thi Men (Photo: Duc Vu/CAND)

Once under questioning at the police station, the suspects confessed to their crimes.

In addition to these crimes, the two women also admitted to successfully bringing three Vietnamese women into China to sell into marriage back in 2015 .

Furthermore, five victims involved in the trafficking operation were successfully rescued by police forces.

A further investigation is currently underway.

VOV

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