Police arrested a women on suspicion of smuggling a child at Thandwe Airport on Wednesday.
During interrogation, Ma Mi Mi Htay, 30, who lives in Myothit Ward, Ponnagyun Township, said that she accepted the job to transport Thar Nge (a) Har Me Du Shaw Shee, 8, from a IDP camp of Sittway, to Yangon for K100,000.
The job was offered by U Tin Than, 49, of Hsinkhaung Village, Thandwe Township, she said.
She was arrested by the police shortly after U Tin Than gave two air tickets to her at the airport.
While police were inspecting Ma Mi Mi Htay, U Tin Than managed to escape.
Police has opened files against the two suspects at the Gi Taw Police Station.