Bui Thanh Minh – a suspect who purchased ivory and other wild animal goods to sell for profit.
On the evening of February 1st, Hanoi City Police said that functional agencies had just apprehended suspect Bui Thanh Minh (born in 1990; residing in Dong Ngac, Bac Tu Liem, Hanoi) to investigate the possession of rare wild animal items.
Artifacts seized by the police. Photo: Provided by the police.
On January 6th, the functional agencies apprehended the culprit, Bui Thanh Minh, who owned rare and valuable wildlife items. Several jewelry items fashioned from ivory and tiger hooves were among the seized displays.
Suspect Bui Thanh Minh has admitted to the entire crime. The suspect, in particular, bought things manufactured from ivory and other wild animals on social media to resale for a profit.