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Gdf apprehends suspected illegal scrap metal dealer

GDF Coast Guard Ranks, acting on a tip off, apprehended a suspected illegal scrap metal dealer at Canje on Saturday, March 20 at approximately 1120 hours.

At the time, the scrap metal, suspected to be stolen, was about to be offloaded from a 20ft wooden vessel on the Canje River. The vessel and its occupants were handed over to the Police and are in custody at the New Amsterdam Central Police Station.