|The two Vietnamese suspects said they were hired to transport the drug to Viet Nam for consumption by the two Chinese men. — Photo Courtesy of the district police
HA NOI (VNS) — Police from Hoan Kiem District here have detained two Chinese persons from Guangxi Province and two Vietnamese persons for allegedly trading and smuggling drugs from China to Viet Nam.
On Monday, the Police Department for Drug-related Crimes Investigation, in co-operation with the police in Dong Xuan Ward, conducted a sudden raid on a suspicious taxi parked on Long Bien District's Nguyen Van Cu Road.
The police found that one of the two passengers was carrying two packets of white powder. The duo, both of whom come from the northern mountainous Cao Bang Province, admitted that the packets contained synthetic drugs, or methamphetamine.
The two suspects said they were hired to transport the drug to Viet Nam for consumption by the two Chinese men. The police arrested these Chinese men based on the testimony of the Vietnamese suspects.
The case is still under investigation. — VNS