Heroin trafficker arrested in Son La hinh anh 1Tong Van Cho at the local police station (Source: VNA)

Son La (VNA)
– The police of the northern mountainous province of Son La have arrested a suspect who was illegally transporting four bricks of heroin and 2,000 synthetic pills in Na Ot village, Na Ot commune, Mai Son district.

Tong Van Cho, born in 1976 and residing in Na Nghiu 2, Na Nghiu commune, Song Ma district was caught red-handed while attempting to transport the drugs on October 7.

At the local police station, Cho confessed that he was hired to transport the drugs.

Along with the narcotics, the authorities also seized a number of relevant exhibits.

The case is under further investigation. –VNA