CARAMOAN, CSur –At least 10 persons, allegedly involved in illegal fishing within the municipal waters of this town, were apprehended by members of the Phillippine National Police, (PNP) here .
On or about 10:00 am yesterday, police authorities led by PO3 Jose Narvato arrested Milo Alamer, 35 years old; Sammy Dolliantes, 44 years old; Jimmy Arojo, 42 years old; Herminildo David, 32 years old; Rommel Ecal, 43 years old; and Jose Hilo, 54 years old, all residents of Barangay Pandanan, this town.
The same group of law enforcers had also apprehended for the same offense of illegal fishing, Teddy Donliantas,40 years old, Elmer Alamer, 27 years old, Eric Etchalas, 33 years old and Rodolfo Alamer, 55 years old, all residents of Malobago, Rapu-Rapu, Albay.
The investigation shows that the above-named persons were conducting illegal fishing operation near Sitio Hinyon-Hoyonan, here.
Further reports say that they apprehended fishermen had no permits to operate within the municipal waters.
Meanwhile, the authorities have also found in their possession three motorized bancas loaded with compressors, eleven spear guns, 3 cylindrical tanks, plastic tubes measuring at least 100 meters long.
Upon their arrest, they were brought to the Municipal Police Station. They will be charged with Violation of the Municipal Fishery Ordinance of this municipality.
It was also revealed in the same investigation that they were not were not registered fishersfolks and that their bancas and compressors were all unregistered as required by the Fisheries Ordinance, of this town. (BICOLSTANDARD.COM)
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