Lobsters land man in court

A man appeared in Summary Court on Wednesday charged with a variety of offenses relating to the taking of lobster.

Jeff Albert Pandohie will return to court on July 24 to face a total of 12 charges, including taking lobster from a replenishment zone, taking lobster over the daily limit, taking lobster below the prescribed size limit, taking lobster during closed season and taking marine life with an unlicensed spear gun.

He is also charged with four charges of failing to surrender to custody, possession of an unlicensed spear gun and possession of an offensive weapon.

Pandohie also faces a charge for burglary.