French vessel detained by Naval Service off Cork coast

French vessel detained by Naval Service off Cork coast
Picture; David Creedon / Anzenberger

A French-registered fishing vessel has been detained by the Naval Service off the west Cork coast.

The LE Bernard Shaw stopped it for an alleged breach of fishing regulations 180 nautical miles west of Mizen Head.

The boat will be escorted to Castletownbere, where on arrival it will be handed over to the gardaí.

This is the fourth vessel detained by the Naval Service this year.

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