On February 24, the police of Yajiang forest police station of Forest Public Security Bureau of Dechang County received a call from the masses saying that there were villagers in Langba village of tielu town who installed nets to catch birds and asked the Forest Public Security Bureau to investigate and deal with them. Yajiang forest police station immediately rushed to the village of Langba, tielu Town, where they found a suspected dead bird, 26 other birds and 33 bats.
After the case happened, the Forest Public Security Bureau of Dechang County reported to the epidemic prevention department of Dechang County that 33 dead bats had been destroyed by the relevant departments, and the site for destroying bats had been disinfected.
The police in charge of the case said that Yangs act violated the provisions of the second paragraph of article 341 of the criminal law of the peoples Republic of China and was suspected of committing the crime of illegal hunting. At present, the suspect Yang has been isolated at home for epidemic prevention and control observation.
The case is still under further investigation.
Ministry of Public Security: to increase the crackdown on wildlife related criminal activities
At present, the Ministry of public security, together with the Supreme Peoples court, the Supreme Peoples Procuratorate, the Ministry of justice and other departments, is seriously studying and formulating guidance on the application of relevant laws, and will deploy local public security organs to carry out special crackdown and rectification actions, and practically increase the crackdown on wildlife related crimes.