Six arrested for illegal hunting
Three persons were arrested in the wilayat of Yanqul in Dhahirah for hunting illegally in the village of Al Fateh in the wilayat of Dhank.
An ROP official said that the arrests were made after receiving a call about three persons driving around in the area for hunting purposes.
The vehicle was located by a police patrol and the accused arrested.
Several weapons used for hunting, communication devices, flashlights and deer meat were seized.
In another case, the Yanqul police, in cooperation with the Directorate of Environment and Climate Affairs and the police headquarters in North Batinah arrested three persons after receiving a call about two vehicles that were used for illegal hunting in the area. Several weapons were seized.
The accused have been referred to the Public Prosecution for legal action.