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Vietnamese woman caught with haul of 'ice'

A Vietnamese woman has been arrested for allegedly trying to smuggle 3.2 kilograms of crystal methamphetamine or "ice", reportedly worth Bt9 million in street value, into Thailand via Krabi International Airport, the Customs Department announced Tuesday.

Customs Department chief Rakhop Srisupphaat said 43-year-old Tran Thi Be Hai, who travelled from Singapore to Krabi, reportedly confessed to being hired for Bt20,000 by a coloured man in Vietnam to deliver the suitcase to someone.

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