Person arrested for illegally transporting Itaúba logs near Vilhena

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July 1, 2020 - Rondonia, Brazil

The Federal Police arrested a person who was transporting wood in breach of legal requirements in Rondonia on July 1. The driver was driving a truck loaded with Itaúba logs, without plates, on a bridge when he left the limits of the Aripuanã Indigenous Land. The vehicle radio transceiver equipment also operated in an irregular manner.

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Person arrested for illegally transporting Itaúba logs near Vilhena

Photo: PF