NAMDINH (VNS) — The police in the northern Nam Dinh Province today announced the discovery of a drug trafficking ring that extended from the northern border province of Lai Chau to Nam Dinh.
On Sundaymorning, they caught drug trafficker Le Thi Sinh, 47, of Lai Chau City who was carrying three cakes of heroin, weighing about 350 grams each.
After investigating further, they caught another trafficker, Tan Leng May, 67, of Lai Chau City for transporting 12 cakes of heroin by motorbike.
Colonel Vu Manh Tuong, head of Nam Dinhs Police Department for Drug Crime Investigation, said that the two arrested were part of a drug trafficking ring. The investigation is being intensified.
Earlier in April, the local police had caught a drug trafficker from the central Nghe An Province, who was carrying 10 cakes of heroin and 28 tablets of methamphetamine in the provinces Vu Ban District. — VNS