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Sarawak GOF seizes 16 crocs from pig farm

BAU: The Sarawak General Operations Force (GOF) raided a pig farm in Jalan Sungai Pinang Tuesday and seized 16 saltwater crocodiles reared there illegally.

The GOF’s 11th Battalion detained a 58-year-old man to facilitate investigations into the seizure of the reptiles in the 3pm raid.

The reptiles measured between 12 and 20 feet long.

GOF 11th Battalion commander Supt Soh Hock Seng said the raid – conducted together with a Malaysian Anti-Corruption Commission officer and two officers of the Sarawak Forestry Corporation – was its first case involving crocodiles this year.

“Initial investigations revealed the pig farm had no permit to keep the reptiles.

“The owner had allegedly committed an offence under the
Sarawak GOF seizes 16 crocs from pig farm

– Bernama
– Bernama

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BAU: The Sarawak General Operations Force (GOF) raided a pig farm in Jalan Sungai Pinang Tuesday and seized 16 saltwater crocodiles reared there illegally.

The GOF’s 11th Battalion detained a 58-year-old man to facilitate investigations into the seizure of the reptiles in the 3pm raid.

The reptiles measured between 12 and 20 feet long.

GOF 11th Battalion commander Supt Soh Hock Seng said the raid – conducted together with a Malaysian Anti-Corruption Commission officer and two officers of the Sarawak Forestry Corporation – was its first case involving crocodiles this year.

“Initial investigations revealed the pig farm had no permit to keep the reptiles.

“The owner had allegedly committed an offence under the Wildlife Protection Ordinance 1998 Chapter 26 Section 29(2),” he said. – Bernama
1998 Chapter 26 Section 29(2),” he said. – Bernama

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