Brevard Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission Officers Bust Perps For Illegal Fishing
By Space Coast Daily // December 10, 2019
appropriate citations were issued
EDITOR’S NOTE: The following report highlights some cases the Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission handled in Brevard County over the past week but does not include all actions taken by the Division of Law Enforcement.
BREVARD COUNTY, FLORIDA – Officer Hallsten observed a subject catch a very large redfish, hide the fish in a bag, and immediately pack up his gear and leave the area.
Officer Hallsten conducted a resource inspection and found the subject in possession of one 44-inch Redfish. The appropriate citation was issued, and the fish was returned to the water alive.
Officer Balgo was on foot patrol at Pump House Loop Road when he observed an individual fishing from a kayak.
A fisheries inspection revealed several undersized spotted seatrout, one undersized snook, and one undersized red drum.
The subject did not possess a valid fishing license or snook permit. The appropriate citations were issued.
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