Man smuggled gold bars from HK
A man who tried to smuggle 4 kg of gold fromHong Kong to Shenzhen was detained at the city’sHuanggang checkpoint on Nov 6. Customs officers grewsuspicious of the man, who appeared flustered while going through the customs channel, so decided to search his backpack. Inside, they found two gold bars plus another bar in each of his shoes. The gold bars are estimated to be worth about 1.1 million yuan ($162,000).