|Two persons have been detained for alleged smuggling of drugs from China to Viet Nam. — VNA/VNS Photo Hoang Nam
LANG SON (VNS) — Lang Son border guards, in a joint operation with the Anti-Drug Crime Police, have detained two persons for allegedly smuggling 10kg of drugs from China to Viet Nam.
Be Thi Nem, 33, and Hoang Van Phong, 39, from the northern Cao Bang and Lang Son provinces, respectively, were arrested at Huu Nghi border gate in Cao Loc District, while carrying 10 nylon bags of ecstasy pills on Tuesday.
The two persons said they had purchased the drugs in China and were returning to Viet Nam to sell them.
The police are investigating the case further. — VNS