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Man caught with undersized lobster tails

51-year-old, Evaristo Pedro Tun appeared before Senior Magistrate , Tricia Pitts-Anderson where he was read a single charge of possession of 39 undersized lobster tails.  Tun pleaded not guilty to the offense and Senior Magistrate Anderson offered him bail in the sum of $1,000 plus one surety of the same amount which he was able to meet. According to the Fisheries Officer, on Wednesday, August 7, 2019, at about 10:30 a.m., Tun was caught on board a sailboat name “Lizeni” located East of Cockroach Caye in the Turneffe Atoll Marine Reserve.  He was in possession of 93 undersized lobster tails where each lobster tails did not exceed 4 ounces in weight. Tun’s case was adjourned to October 1, 2019.