|Drugs seized by the Quang Ninh customs. Huy was allegedly transporting 10 heroin bricks after failing to sell them in the border city of Mong Cai. — Photo customs.gov.vn
QUANG NINH (VNS) — Customs officials of Quang Ninh Province reported that they caught a man transporting 10 heroin bricks, each weighing 339gm, late in the evening on Monday.
The alleged trafficker, 26-year-old Pham Khac Huy of Thuy Nguyen District in Hai Phong City, was discovered carrying the drugs when he stopped his sedan at the Km15 – Ben tau Dan Tien checkpoint in the border city of Mong Cai, for a customs check.
Huy allegedly confessed that he had taken the drugs to Mong Cai to sell them, but had failed. He was driving back home with the unsold drugs when he was caught.
Customs handed over Huy and the drugs to the Mong Cai City Police for further investigation. — VNS