Two Laotian nationals arrested in Quang Binh drug trafficking case

VOV.VN -Border guards operating in Quang Binh province have taken part in joint efforts with drug prevention units in the country’s central region to successfully arrest two Laotian traffickers who were in the process of transporting a large quantity of drugs into Vietnam.

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Two Laotian nationals are arrested in Quang Binh drug trafficking case (Photo: Zing)
Suspicions were first raised when police forces noticed the two Laotian suspects attempting to enter Vietnam illegally on October 10. Following a quick search of the suspects, they discovered that the two men were under special surveillance with regards to the 548LV case.

Upon identifying the men, the police immediately put them under arrest at national border milestone 528 in Cha Lo town, Dan Hoa commune, Minh Hoa district.

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Photo: Zing

After conducting a search of the scene, officers were able to seize 100,000 pills of various types of drugs. Following questioning, the two suspects admitted to transporting the drugs from Laos to Vietnam for the purpose of selling them.

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100,000 pills of various types of drugs are seized at the scene (Photo: Zing)

According to a police officer working on the case, the bust represents the largest cross-border drug smuggling ring ever detected in Quang Binh province.

VOV

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