NVizcaya cops confiscate hot lumbers
BAMBANG, Nueva Vizcaya (February 15) -- Police authorities here have confiscated illegal lumbers recently being shipped from the mountains of Kasibu, a neighboring town here.
Police Inspector Joseph dela Cruz, chief of police here said the volume of the confiscated lumbers were 1,536 board feet which were on board a passenger jeepney bearing plate number PJD 807.
He said the passengers Daniel Dang-ao, 43, Rudy Natabla, 35, Kenny Chulhang, 21, Eric Nipahoy, 18 and Pio Tayaban, 39 all of barangay Catarawan in Kasibu town were also arrested.
Earlier, police operatives here set up a check point along the Bambang-Kasibu road after receiving a tip on the illegally transported products. (PIA NVizcaya) [top]