|20 geckos seized in Laguna; 12 arrested|
Source: Inquirer News
CAMP PACIANO RIZAL, Philippines—Police seized 20 geckos on Wednesday and arrested 12 people suspected of illegally poaching the lizards for an underground trade in San Pedro, Laguna. Senior Superintendent Gilbert Cruz, Laguna police director, in a text message, said the geckos were recovered from the house of a certain Eduardo Junio in Barangay (village) Cuyab in San Pedro at around 1:30 p.m. on Wednesday. READ MORE ».