|100 bricks of heroin hidden in a container of imported scrap were uncovered in Bà Rịa Vũng Tàu. — Photo zing.vn |Viet Nam News
BÀ RỊA-VŨNG TÀU — The Customs Department of the southern province of Bà Rịa-Vũng Tàu found 100 bricks of heroin (about 35kg), hidden in a container of imported scrap.
According to customs officers at Cái Mép Port, this is one of 17 containers of steel scrap that the Pomina 2 Steel Company imported to produce steel. The containers were transported on the Mark Shenzhen ship of Liberia.
Customs officers on Tuesday said they discovered black plastic bags in four sacks containing white powder.
The customs office is working with the drug crime investigation division of Bà Rịa-Vũng Tàu Police for further investigation. — VNS