|The Tan Son Nhat Border Gate Customs Department discovered 2.4 kilograms of cocaine carried by a Laotian man at the Tan Son Nhat International Airport in HCM City. Photo sggp.org.vn
HCM CITY (VNS) — A 27-year-old Laotian man was found carrying 2.4 kilograms of cocaine at Tan Son Nhat International Airport in HCM City, according to the Tan Son Nhat Border Gate Customs Department.
The department said it had co-operated with relevant city agencies to detain the man and hand over reports to the HCM City Drug-related Crime Investigation Police Department for prosecution.
The department said criminals had gone to great lengths to hide illegal goods, creating challenges for authorities in detecting violations. — VNS