Shark ‘finners’ barred from La. waters for life, fined, still face federal charges


Rick Nguyen and Hung Anh Tiet were arrested for going over the limit of sharks taken commercially as well as shark
“finning”. Photo courtesy of www.wlf.louisiana.gov

Two men who admitted to
catching nearly 500 sharks more than they were allowed no longer will be able
to fish in Louisiana
waters. Rick Nguyen, 37, or Buras, La., and Hung Anh Tiet, 29, of Dallas must pay a fine. They also face
federal charges. Read the story
from Zachary Today.


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