Four border guard officers and a customs official have been suspended pending the investigation.
Several police officers were injured as the men's accomplices threw stones in a failed effort to block the arrest
Police have seized more than 50 cubic meters of the wood from the area, including some from his own office
They entered the country as tourists and then worked for a tourism company
Around 40 hectares of trees were chopped down for timber
The company hired to manage it ordered the clearing of dozens of hectares to plant rubber trees instead
More than three tons of explosives were about to be sold to gold miners
55 crew members have been apprehended to Riau Islands
Indonesia in 2015 arrested 660 fishermen from Vietnam for encroaching its waters
59 Vietnamese 'tourists' disappeared in the middle of their trip to Jeju Island earlier this year
The whole crew and their vessel were seized on Monday night
Following a seizure of two boats Friday -- during which one man jumped into the sea and remains missing -- five more...
A total of 63 Vietnamese fishers have been arrested by Thailand and Malaysia since March 10
They said the crew members, aged between 26 and 42, were found without valid documents
The trio reportedly received 8 million won (US$6,500) from each Vietnamese