The 41-year-old man, from Hanoi, hid three firearms and four ammo boxes in his luggage on flight VN10 from Paris to Vietnam. (Source: laodong.vn)

HCM City (VNA) – Customs officers at Ho Chi Minh City-based Tan Son Nhat International Airport and competent forces on November 23 arrested a man for illegally carrying firearms.

The 41-year-old man, from Hanoi, hid three firearms and four ammo boxes in his luggage on flight VN10 from Paris to Vietnam.

However, he left the luggage at the airport and ran off after recognising the close inspection of customs officers.

The case is under investigation.-VNA