|Two siblings from Mộc Châu District in the northern province of Sơn La were arrested for drug trafficking. — VNA/VNS Photo|
SƠN LA — Police in the northern province of Sơn La on Wednesday arrested two siblings residing in Lóng Sập Commune, Mộc Châu District trafficking 18 bricks of heroin.
The traffickers – Tráng Láo Sư, 18 years old and Tráng A Chống, 21, admitted to police that an unknown man in the border area between Việt Nam and Laos hired them to sell the heroin.
For every brick of heroin sold, they would received VNĐ2 million (US$86), they said, adding that they were just on the way to seek buyers.
The case is under further investigation. — VNS