Authorities confiscated on Wednesday 140 pieces of banned Ipil lumber from a compound in Barangay Port Barton, San Vicente, Palawan.
The confiscated items were taken from Peter Ollos, a foreign national, and Ayesha Ollos. They will be charged with violation of PD705 or the Forestry Code.
This operation was a joint effort of the Palawan Council for Sustainable Development Staff, Bantay Palawan Task Force, Regional Intelligence Division, San Vicente Police Station, San Vicente Enforcement Task Force and local barangay officials.
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