CENRO Cadiz Seizes 20 Sacks of Charcoal
An Isuzu Wing Van loaded with twenty (20) sacks of charcoal was apprehended by the Environmental Law Enforcement Team (ELET) of CENRO Cadiz City at about 3:00 p.m. on August 31, 2017 at Crossing Maasua, Brgy. General Luna, Toboso, Negros Occ., lead by Forest Ranger Manuel Vallente.
The apprehended vehicle at Crossing Maasua, Brgy. General Luna, Toboso, Negros Occidental
The sacks of charcoal had no pertinent legal documents from the Department of Environment & Natural Resources (DENR) which is in violation of Section 77 of PD 705, as amended by E.O. 277 and R.A. 7161.
The apprehended vehicle was driven by a certain Ildefonso R. Nuyad of Brgy. Balintawak, Escalante City, owned by Fast Distribution Corporation, located at R. Palma Street, San Roque, Mandaue City, Cebu. It is now impounded at CENRO Cadiz City for proper disposition.
The Enforcement Section of ELET, who led the apprehension have administrative jurisdiction in the 1st, 2nd and 3rd Districts of Negros Occidental. It is headed by Forester Dante E. Espinosa and CENRO, Cadiz City headed by Forester Renato M. Sabinian, who facilitated the immediate conduct of administrative adjudication proceedings scheduled last September 11, 2017 for early resolution of the case.*