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HA NOI (VNS) — Police in Ha Noi City seized 23 kilograms of illegal fireworks in the Dong Anh District yesterday.
Nguyen Thi Kim Hoa, 42, a resident of the district's Dong Hoi Commune, was arrested while carrying fireworks on her motorbike. Hoa allegedly admitted that she spent VND6 million (US$285) to purchase the fireworks to resell for a profit of VND2 million ($95).
The case is under further investigation. Earlier on Sunday police caught another woman from the city's Gia Lam District carrying 28 kilograms of illegal fireworks. — VNS