Hang A Sang, born in 1996 and residing in Pa Khen 2 sub-area, Moc Chau town, was caught while transporting 10 bricks of heroin (Source: VNA)
 
Son La (VNA) – Border guards in the northern mountainous province of Son La and police in Moc Chau and Van Ho districts on October arrested a local man who was smuggling 10 bricks of heroin.

Hang A Sang, born in 1996 and residing in Pa Khen 2 sub-area, Moc Chau town, was caught while transporting the drugs. Sang admitted that he bought the drugs at border area.

Authorised agencies also seized other related exhibits. Further investigation into the case is underway.

Earlier on October 7, Son La police 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.

Cho later confessed at the local police station that he was hired to transport the drugs.-VNA