Custom officials arrested a Vietnamese woman, returning to Vietnam from Doha on July 18, while attempting to smuggle in drugs at the Tan Son Nhat International Airport in Ho Chi Minh City.
|Tran Ha Tien caught smuggling drugs at Tan Son Nhat International Airport|
At 8pm on July 18, the airport custom officials uncovered a black nylon bag amongst the luggage of 20-year-old Tran Ha Tien, a Vietnamese citizen. The bag contained 4.1 kilograms of drugs.
According to the Criminal Science Institute, the substance in the nylon bag was methamphetamine, a strong addictive drug.
The airport customs have handed over the offender and the drug bag to the narcotics division under Ministry of Public Security for further investigation.