7kg of drugs discovered in parcels sent through postal service

The Anti-drug Enforcement Team, working under the HCM City Customs Department, discovered several packages containing smuggled drugs from Europe that had been sent by international postal services on May 8.

7kg of drugs discovered in parcels sent through postal service

After discovering numerous suspicious items, the police force carried out an inspection of three parcels, including two from Portugal and another from Germany. 
 7kg of drugs discovered in parcels sent through postal service

Inside the parcels they discovered approximately 7.4 kg of drugs. 
7kg of drugs discovered in parcels sent through postal service 

Police forces were able to identify the pills as ecstasy, scientifically known as Methylenedioxymethamphetamine, also known as MDMA.
7kg of drugs discovered in parcels sent through postal service 

The drugs had been hidden within carton boxes, stuffed animals, CD players, and bags of clothes.
 7kg of drugs discovered in parcels sent through postal service

The parcels had been sent to fake recipients and addresses.
7kg of drugs discovered in parcels sent through postal service 

If the police had not made the discovery, a criminal contact involved in the operation in Vietnam would have contacted the postal service directly in order to receive the package.
 

7kg of drugs discovered in parcels sent through postal service 

The case is currently under further investigation.

 
 

 

 Hai Quan/VOV

 
 
 
 
 
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