Through complaints on social networks, inhabitants of Vainillo pointed out that there is a person who is poisoning dogs and cats frequently and there are already many cases
Mazatlán, Sinaloa.- The director of Ecology and Environment of Mazatlán, Miriam Isaraí Rodríguez Paniagua, condemned the acts perpetrated against dogs and cats in the community of El Vainillo, and pointed out that whoever is responsible should be prosecuted according to the penal code of the State.
Through complaints on social networks, residents of Vainillo pointed out that there is a person who is poisoning dogs and cats frequently and there are already many cases, for which Rodríguez Paniagua answered, explaining that Ecology can receive complaints, however, it is the ministry is in charge of proceeding legally against the person who perpetrates such a crime.
“Here it is important that the citizen has the knowledge that this type of complaints must be made before the public prosecutor so that the person who is committing the crime is prosecuted in accordance with the criminal code of the State of Sinaloa in force,” he justified.
He also said that it is important that the inhabitants, in this case of the El Vainillo community, know the animal protection regulations and that any act that threatens the life of a dog or cat could be criminally punished.
“That the inhabitants of El Vainillo are aware that there are laws, regulations, and codes that protect them, and that at the moment there is an indication of the person who is committing said act, a procedure will be initiated by the environmental legal department and a Once the necessary data is obtained, it will be sent to the civic court so that they can resolve it ”, explained the owner.