Joint elements of Mandaon MPS led by PSINSP JULIUS I PRIMA, OIC, and personnel of LGU-Mandaon conducted seaborne patrol operation Seawater of Brgy. Maolingon, Mandaon, Masbate
on March 15, 2017 and were able to apprehend six (6) small fishing boat while engaging in illegal fishing operation with the used of fine mesh net locally known as “trawl”, to wit:
a. F/B G-GAJE owned and skippered by John Gonzales y Gaylon, 38 years old, married;
b. F/B TRIPLE-2 owned and skippered by Silver Bebas y MNU, 22 years old, single;
c. F/B JOHN-JOHN owned and skippered by Melven Relox y Rapis, 22 years old, single;
d. F/B ROVELYN owned and skippered by Romeo Salvador y Rubia, 39 years old, married;
e. F/B LEO owned and skippered by Leo De Asis y Relox, 37 years old, married; and
f. F/B EPOY owned and skippered by Vincent De Asis y Relox, 33 years old, single, all residents of Brgy. Lantangan, Mandaon, Masbate.
Recovered from their possession and custody were the above mentioned fishing boats used and fine mesh nets.
Apprehended persons together with the confiscated pieces of evidence were brought to Mandaon MPS for documentation and proper disposition. Appropriate case is being prepared for filing in court.