Driver, men nabbed for illegal sand extraction

A driver and his men were arrested by the police after the driver was flagged down and allegedly driving a truck carrying sand illegally extracted on Monday, reports said on Friday.

The suspect was identified as Mario Salinas, 55, married, of barangay La Union, Candijay and his men.

Police caught Salinas and others extracting sans and loading the same to a truck.

Upon verification, the suspects were not able to present any permit or any document to suppport their activities.

The suspects were apprehended as charges will be filed shortly against them.



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