Elements of Payao MPS conducted seaborne patrol in their AOR at about 4:20 PM on July 12, 2017 and apprehended three fishing boats locally known as “tari-tari” for engaging in illegal fishing activity.
The boats were manned by Argie C. Piala, 25, Arnulfo Montilla, 49, and Jepte B. Casol, 44. Said sea vessels were later brought to Payao wharf for proper disposition. The apprehended persons and their corresponding fishing boats were placed in the custody of Payao MPS until the corresponding penalties are paid to Payao LGU.
-with report from PO3 Radzben S. Jul, RPIO9