Thanh Hoa detains major drug trafficker hinh anh 1Ha Minh Duc (L) is arrested for trafficking nearly 2,000 methamphetamine pills (Source: Lao dong newspaper)

Thanh Hoa (VNA)
– Police in Muong Lat district in the north-central province of Thanh Hoa on May 27 said they have arrested a smuggler of nearly 2,000 methamphetamine pills.

Ha Minh Duc, born in 1991, residing in Quan Hoa town, was caught while trafficking the drug through Tao village, Trung Ly commune.

The police also seized a motorbike, a gun, and a knife.

Duc confessed that he bought the drug from Laos to sell in Quan Hoa.

Further investigation is underway./.