VCN- Over 2.3 kg of drugs hidden in personal packages and sent from the US to Vietnam have been arrested by Tan Son Nhat International Airport Customs Branch on the first day of 2019.
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On 2nd January 2019, the Tan Son Nhat International Airport Customs Branch under Ho Chi Minh City Customs Department said that the Branch has just arrested a shipment with a huge volume of drugs including narcotic plants, leaves and powered crystal substances with total weight of 2.3 kg, which was hidden in personal packages and sent from the US to Vietnam
The consignee is Mr. L.T.P, residing in Hong Bang District, Hai Phong City.
These drugs was put in plastic bags and then sophisticatedly hidden in gift packages as general cargo, clothes, and foods by an overseas Vietnamese who is named T.K, currently living in California (USA) to avoid the control of Customs authorities
|Marijuana hidden inside clothes and personal effects|
By Le Thu/Ngoc Loan