|Some of the foreign liquor which was transported in a lorry in Bim Son Town, Thanh Hoa central province. –— Photo dantri.com.vn
THANH HOA (VNS) — Thanh Hoa Police have seized more than 500 bottles of foreign liquor that were being illegally transported in a lorry on Highway 1A in Bim Son Town.
The liquor bottles of the Royal Salute and Ballantine's brands were not accompanied by any valid papers that showed their place of origin.
The driver of the lorry, 33-year-old Tran Kim Phap, told the police that he was hired to transport the liquor to Ha Noi for sale.
Earlier, on Saturday, the provincial police seized 250 bottles of Chivas 18 that were not accompanied by any valid papers.
The driver of the vehicle told the police that he was transporting the liquor to Ha Noi for sale.
Also on Saturday, the provincial transport police discovered a vehicle illegally transporting nearly 8cu.m of mahogany. The driver failed to show any papers related to the wood. The wood was passed on to the concerned police for further investigation. — VNS