100 bricks of cocaine detected in container of imported scrap (Source: vnexpress.net)

Ba Ria-Vung Tau (VNA) – Authorised offices in the southern province of Ba Ria-Vung Tau on July 24 uncovered 100 bricks of cocaine, hidden in a container of imported scrap.

According to the customs office at Cai Mep port, this is one among 17 containers of steel scrap that the Pomina 2 Steel Company imported to produce steel.

Those containers were transported on Liberia-flagged ship Mark Shenzhen.

The customs office is coordinating with the drug crime investigation division of Ba Ria-Vung Tau Police in investigation.-VNA