Australia

Heroin scam

PUBLISHED : Tuesday, 30 January, 1996, 12:00am
UPDATED : Tuesday, 30 January, 1996, 12:00am

TWO Hong Kong companies set up with fake documents have transported 13 water heaters into Australia over the past two years all believed to have been stashed full of heroin, part of a drug smuggling operation out of the Golden Triangle, police said.