Security officers at Ho Chi Minh City’s Tan Son Nhat Airport on Friday night arrested a 76-year-old Vietnamese woman who allegedly tried to carry drugs onto her flight to Sydney.
The passenger was seized while she was checking in for the 8:30 p.m. Vietnam Airlines flight, authorities said.
Security officers found her two jars of fish paste suspicious and decided to check them. The jars weighed around one kilogram in total.
They reportedly found methamphetamine in the jars.
Further details and her identity have not been disclosed. The case is being investigated.