The gang sold 1.5 kilograms of home-made meth for $53,800
They claimed to have been hired by a man in Lang Son to transport the drug to the capital for VND20 million ...
They planned to sell the meth to users in Hanoi and nearby provinces
The mastermind, who went to China every week or so to buy, said he made a profit of up to ...
The suspects allegedly bought the drug from China
Police were tipped off earlier that the 21-year-old man is part of a big drug trafficking ring
Police said he was carrying one kilogram of methamphetamine
The gang leader said he bought the drug from a dealer in Hanoi
The drugs have a street value of more than US$100,000
They looked for supplies in China and smuggled the drugs into northern Vietnam
His accomplice managed to escape on foot after a high-speed motorbike chase
He was paid $450 to carry the drugs, including 2 kg of meth
Three Hong Kongers and a Chinese national were arrested during the joint operation with China
The man learned the 'cooking' technique in 2013 and managed to produce 430 grams of the illicit drug in a...
Police caught him in late December with 600 pills