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HUNDRED-DOLLAR BILLS WERE CONFISCATED
from a Chinese man after he entered Vietnam illegally.
The Department of Police in the northern Vietnamese province of Lang Son confirmed the capture of Ly Gia Ky,
26, a resident of Guangdong, China. Ky arrived in Vietnam via the Coc Nam trail that crosses the border between China and Vietnam in Lang
Son Province. The cash was separated into several stacks and hidden in his backpack, according to preliminary police information. After leaving the trail, Ky got in a car and traveled toward the northern province of Quang Ninh on National highway 1. Officers in Cao Loc District apprehended him and an examination verified the authenticity of the money.