Illegal Logs Seized

 | Thu 28 Sep 2017 05:33 ICT

CityNews – The Natural Resources and Environmental Crime Suppression Division accompanied special operation unit and military officers in seizing 200 illegal logs that were hidden in a longan farms at Pa Nai, Phrao.

The case started on September 18th when police received a report that trees in Huay Khon watershed forest were being illegally logged and were stored at Pa Nai check-point. The evidence was found as claimed and led to further investigation on September 19th at Pa Nai sub-district headman’s house but the police did not find anything illegal there.

The illegal logs were found hidden in a shack at the longan farm owned by a relative of Pa Nai sub-district headman.
The team has narrowed down the suspects and the conspirators and is continuing their investigation.