Chinese police seize 37.5kg of drugs in border province

KUNMING (XINHUA) – Police have caught a suspect in connection to a drug trafficking case in southwest China’s Yunnan Province, with 37.5kg of heroin seized.

After receiving a tip-off, police in the city of Kunming, capital of China’s border province of Yunnan, sent a task force to investigate the case.

After a series of investigations, the local police caught the suspect trafficking drugs on March 30. Further investigation is underway.

Yunnan is a major front in China’s battle against drug crime, as it borders the Golden Triangle known for its rampant drug production and trafficking.