In Mariupol Metalurg convicted for illegal fishing

В Мариуполе металлург осужден за незаконный вылов рыбы

Mariupol convicted poacher. A man will pay a fine.

This information is in the registry of judgments

In Mariupol held a hearing on illegal fishing. Employee of one of the metallurgical enterprises was accused that he is using illegal means of fishing (“spider” 2 by 2 m) fished from the river the land on the Waterfront.

This happened on 6 April 2018 in the time period from 19:00 to 21:30. The man was caught and fished out of the water, breaking the Law of Ukraine, 84 pieces of pelengas, 3 roach and 1 carp.

Thus he inflicted damage to the state in the amount of UAH 57 392.

During the trial, the man explained that admits guilt, and catching fish because he has a big family and no money to feed her.

The court found him guilty under part 1 of article 249 of the criminal code of Ukraine (Illegal occupation of fish, animal or other water extracting craft) and has appointed punishment in the form of a fine in the amount of 100 nontaxable minimum incomes of citizens in the amount of UAH 1700,00. Illegal fishing tools were confiscated.