Poaching Charges Pending in Central

The Department of Fisheries, Forestry and Agriculture says that charges are pending after an investigation into poaching in central Newfoundland.

Provincial Resource Enforcement Officers seized nets, Atlantic salmon and related items following two investigations in the Lewisporte area on September 10 and 14.

Charges are pending under the federal Fisheries Act.

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