Neal Debono, 19 and Carl Debono, 22, have been arraigned over accusation relating to illegal hunting on Saturday. Both pleaded guilty.
Neal Debono was accused of illegal hunting for the case which took place on Friday between 19.00h and 20.30h in Naxxar, in an area known as ‘tal-Imdawwra”. Carl Debono was accused of being in the same area as Neal and of helping others break the restrictions and prohibitions imposed by the Conservation of Wild Birds.
Neal was fined €750, his license was suspended for a year and his firearm was confiscated. Whereas Carl was fined €600 and had his license suspended for a year.