Spanish fishing vessel detained off Mizen Head

Wednesday 05 December 2012 20.40
The Naval Service has detained 20 vessels so far this year
The Naval Service has detained 20 vessels so far this year

The Naval Service vessel Lé Aoife has detained a Spanish registered fishing vessel.

It happened west of Mizen Head earlier today.

The detention was in relation to alleged breaches of fishing regulations.

The Naval Service has detained 20 vessels so far this year.