Wildlife Crime

188 Siamese Rosewoods seized at Thai-Lao PDR Border.

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On February 9, 2016, Specialized Border Patrol Police 2312 and 2344 (Ban Phaluka Operation Base, Chanot Sub-District, Wan Yai District, Mukdahan Province) operated in cooperation with Mekong Border Patrol Police 231 and 234 in seizing 188 pieces of Siamese Rosewood (sized 3.51 cubic meters) and 1 Pick-up truck at a storage site beside a residence in Muang District, Mukdahan Province (Thai-Lao PDR border). The seized contrabands were then sent to Investigation officials of Mukdahan Police Station for further legal procedures.