Police in the central provinces of Ha Tinh and Nghe An on December 28 uncovered the illegal transport of 58 heroin bars weighing 30 kilos from Laos to Vietnam.

They arrested Tran Van Luu, who was transporting the heroin, in Ha Tinh province when he fled the bus he was travelling on.

Luu, from Nga Son, Thanh Hoa province, was born in 1988.

The case will continue with further investigations.-VNA