Quang Tri (VNA) - The Border Guard Command of central Quang Tri province said on June 21 that they have arrested a Lao man when he was en route to illegally transport 38,000 pills of synthetic drugs into Vietnam.

Xeng Pheng Say, 38 years old, residing in Sop village, Sepangphay district, Khammouane province of Laos, was captured at 10:15am on June 21 on Road 16A.

He confessed he bought drugs in Laos and then illegally crossed the border into Vietnam to sell them.

The case is still under further investigation./.