(VOV) -Customs officers and border-guard forces at Ho Chi Minh City’s Tan Son Nhat Airport have arrested V.M.D., a Vietnamese national residing in Canada, for illegally transporting 2,065 ecstasy pills.
- Three face death penalty for drug trafficking
- A transnational drug ring smashed
- Tough measures against drug-related issues
V.M.D., 26, was caught while he attempting to smuggle the synthetic drugs from Hong Kong to Vietnam on board a CX767 airplane.
The ecstasy pills were hidden in his luggage and uncovered during an inspection at Tan Son Nhat airport.
Relevant agencies are broadening the scope and scale of their investigations into the case.