HK Customs seizes suspected heroin worth about HK$29 million at Kwai Chung Customhouse Cargo Examination Compound

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30th May 2021 – (Hong Kong)  ​Hong Kong Customs seized about 23.5 kilograms of suspected heroin with an estimated market value of about HK$29 million at Kwai Chung Customhouse Cargo Examination Compound on 27th May.
      
Customs officers on that day inspected a seaborne consignment arrived at Hong Kong from Thailand. Upon examination of the electrical appliance-declared consignment, the suspected heroin was found concealing inside the false compartments of 13 water filters and nine coffee machines.
      
 After follow-up investigation, Customs officers arrested two men, aged 27 and 47, suspected in connection with the case in Yau Ma Tei and Tsuen Wan respectively on 28th May.
      
 Investigation is ongoing.

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