Tuesday, April 5, 2016

Sorsogon cops stop 10-wheeler truck with coco lumber
By Jorge Hallare

LEGAZPI CITY, April 4 (PNA) -- Police intercepted and seized a ten-wheeler truck loaded with coconut lumber at Barangay Poblacion Sur, Barcelona, Sorsogon at 8:10 p.m. Saturday, a police report said Monday.

Elements of the Barcelona Municipal Police Station arrested driver Ferdinand Quisto, 45, married and a resident of Barangay San Isidro, Atimonan, Quezon.

Quisto failed to present any pertinent documents to transport the more or less 8,000 board feet of coconut lumber.

He is facing charges for violation of PD 705 for unauthorized cutting of coconut trees and transporting coco lumber. (PNA) JMC/FGS/JH/CBD/EBP