HOA BINH (VNS) — The People's Court of northern Hoa Binh Province gave Quach Tat Thien, 39, a life sentence for drug trafficking on Thursday.
His nephew, 22, was sentenced to 15 years in prison.
According to the indictment, Thien was hired by a man in Nam Dinh Province to go to northern mountainous Son La Province's Moc Chau Town to buy two cakes of heroin last September. Thien asked his nephew to go with him. They were caught red-handed on the way to Hoa Binh Province. — VNS