Tien Giang police have arrested nine alleged members of a gang accused of stealing dogs and motorbikes across the Mekong Delta.
The suspects, aged from 22 to 38, were arrested Wednesday at two rented houses in My Tho Town.
Police said they are investigating the gang on multiple charges, including robbery, buying stolen property, illegal use of weapons and illegal trading of drugs.
They also seized seven stolen motorbikes, several stun guns and self-made guns and some drugs.
The gang reported confessed to stealing dogs and selling about 200 kilograms of dog meat every day to an unidentified man in the province.