Cozumel, Q.R. — A man was arrested and fined after he was videoed driving his vehicle on a beach of Cozumel. The man, identified as Adrian E.M.L., was seen driving a white Jeep on an island beach area near sea turtle nests.
The Secretary-General of the City Council, Manuel Cota Becerra, said that the perpetrator was arrested and fined, which he has already paid. Cota Becerra added that a formal complaint has also been filed against Adrian E.M.L. with federal authorities.
He said that acts against nature are not tolerated in Cozumel. He also added that after the incident, an inspection was done by personnel from the Ecology Subdirectorate, who reported that the sea turtle nests were not damaged.
Cota Becerra explained that the driver of the Jeep was arrested for violation, damages, and putting the environment at risk according to Article 165, section V of the Bando de Policía y Buen Gobierno.
The official complaint against Adrian E.M.L. has been filed with both the Procuraduría Federal de Protección al Ambiente (Profepa) and the Comisión Nacional de Áreas Naturales Protegidas (Conanp) of the island.
more recommended stories
Cold front and probability of rain during the weekend.
MERIDA Yucatan (ClimaYucatan) – For this.
“AMLO’s government violated legal treaty with the United States. We will restart process against Cienfuegos.” – DOJ
“The government of Andres Manuel Lopez.
Is AMLO promoting a global fight against social media ‘censorship’?
According to the New York Post,.
Mexico just had its deadliest week of pandemic
Mexico reeled Thursday from its worst.
More than 3,400 students went from private to public schools in Yucatán
Tuition fees do not reflect an.
US to require proof of negative tests for all international airline passengers
The U.S. government will require all.
Good response from health personnel to vaccination campaign in Mérida
There is a good response from.
US couple ends up overturned on the Mérida-Cancún
A couple of tourists from the.
Mérida seeks to position itself again as a preferred tourist destination: Renán Barrera
Mérida, Yucatan (January 14, 2021).- “Faced.
Mundo Maya comes together to present tourism offer
Under a digital format, the countries.