A group of foreigners who used high-tech devices to forge credit cards have been detained following the endeavours of police in the northern port city of Hai Phong.

The four members of the gang were Lin Wel (49), Xiong Jie (34), Lin Li Hua (32) and Lin Jia Jun (20) all from China .

Between March 16-26, they successfully completed two transactions using forged cards taking away over 3.9 billion VND from Vietcombank and Vietinbank.

Investigators are continuing to look for other suspects.-VNA