On April 18, 2021 at about 4:30PM, in P-3, Brgy. Esperanza, Carmen, Surigao del Sur, PNP personnel of Carmen MPS led by PMSg Reniel Sumando, 2nd Coy SDSPMFC personnel led by PCpl Anthony Laorden, DENR personnel led by F.R. Wences Albert R. Gringin, MENRO personnel led by Ronnie Petallo and personnel from SUDECOR represented by Richard Perez, jointly conducted operation against illegal logging that resulted in the confiscation of lauan sawn lumbers with estimated volume of 157 bdft and estimated market value of Three Thousand Seven Hundred Seventy Five Pesos (PHP3,775.00) while the suspect manage to evade the arrest.
. Initial investigation conducted and revealed that the aforementioned lumbers were own by certain JUVY LAGASAN, legal age, a resident of barangay Pakwan, Lanuza, Surigao del Sur, who fled towards mountainous direction.
Confiscated lumbers were brought to Carmen MPS for proper disposition.