Police found a farmer selling the crops near a police station in Shiyan in Hubei province. Photo: Pear Video

Chinese farmer caught selling opium poppies near police station

  • The 56-year-old was let off with five days’ detention after a drug enforcement officer caught her selling the illicit crop in Hubei province
  • The woman said she did not realise the plants were illegal and thought they were purely medicinal
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Police found a farmer selling the crops near a police station in Shiyan in Hubei province. Photo: Pear Video
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