POSTED: Monday, February 25, 2013 - 6:47am
UPDATED: Monday, February 25, 2013 - 8:49am
The Coast Guard says just about every week they catch a mexican fish boat using these illegal nets to capture hundreds of fish and sharks.
A boat was seized earlier this week.
On board with 300 pounds red snapper.
The coast guard they are doing their best stop this from happening.
"the purse them or try catch them and get processed stopped, we pull in the gill net, dispose of the fish back in the water to try equal sine balance in the process."
The Coast Guard says they will keep patrolling the gulf 7-days a week looking for these fisherman.