Hong Kong customs busts second case in a week involving HK$10 million in gold bars smuggled from mainland China

Hong Kong customs has uncovered a second gold smuggling case involving HK$10 million (US$1.28 million) worth of bars from mainland China a week after the first incident.The seizure on Thursday came after customs officers at the Lok Ma Chau border checkpoint pulled an incoming truck over for inspection as it arrived from Shenzhen.The 20 gold bars, weighing about 20kg, were found hidden inside a specially made waistband and a pair of jeans with compartments the 51-year-old driver was wearing…

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