Combined elements of Mabuhay MPS and Joint Task Force (JTF) Moro Gulf detectives conducted a seaborne patrol off the coast of Mabuhay, Zamboanga Sibugay at about 9:30 AM on May 2, 2017.
This led to the arrest of Amador Delos Reyes Urbano, 38, of Barangay Poblacion, Naga, Dionisio Lopez Roxas, 60, resident of Alicia municipality, Ronaldo Butaled Molejon, 32, resident of Kumalarang, and Hilton Tañan Barcelonia, 43, resident of Barangay Poblacion, Naga, for violation of unified fishery ordinance (UFO) No. 0071, sec. 22, use of the banned fine mesh net. Confiscated from them a motorized boat, a fine mesh net, and an estimated five kilograms of fish. Subject persons and the confiscated items were turned over to BFAR Mabuhay for corresponding action. The arrested persons and the confiscated items were released by BFAR Mabuhay after paying the penalty amounting to ₱4,000.00.
-with report from PO3 Radzben S. Jul, RPIO9