SON LA (VNS) — Police in Son La Province killed one person in a drug ring crackdown on Saturday in Moc Chau District, Son La Province.
The ring comprised 10 individuals transporting nearly 14kg of heroin from Laos to Viet Nam.
The individuals also carried weapons. They resisted authorities, who returned fire and killed one person. The others escaped.
Along with the drugs, authorities seized two guns and 32 bullets.
An investigation and hunt for the remaining suspects will continue. — VNS