HA NOI (VNS) — The Nam Tu Liem District police arrested two suspects for illegal possession of about 100gm of white rhino horn on Tuesday night in Ha Noi.
The suspects are a 34-year-old woman of the city's Trang Thi Street, and a 29-year-old man from the northern mountainous Cao Bang City.
The two suspects admitted to the police that the 100gm of white rhino horn was worth VND100 million (US$4,670).
The police also seized other types of unidentified horn from the suspects' houses.
The police said that the two suspects were linked to a rhino horn trafficking ring, believed to be operating for four years in the city. — VNS