11 nabbed for illegal fishing in Anda town-A A +A
Friday, March 28, 2014
DAGUPAN CITY -- Authorities have arrested 11 persons who were allegedly involved in illegal fishing in Anda town, Pangasinan province, according to a Bombo Radyo report.
The 11 suspects were identified as Diosdado Colon, 45; Roderick Doloque, 22; Felix Olchondra, 42; Jelly Solayao, 29; Vilamar Roandaan, 23; Bobby Prol, 39; Dennis Satur, 18; Reymar Palanas, 23; Rustom Palanas, 24; Efren Colon, 26; and Elvin Colon, 31.
The suspects, who are residents of Sual town, were arrested after they were caught by authorities using fine mesh nets, the radio report added.
Bureau of Fisheries and Aquatic Resources prohibits the use of fine mesh nets in fishing.
The authorities seized the suspects’ fishing boat, net, including the fish they caught. (Sunnex)