Three arrested at logging site blockade in southeast B.C.: Police

Canada

Three protestors in southeast B.C. were arrested earlier this week for blockading a logging site, according to police in the village of Kaslo.Police said the arrests happened on Tuesday, Feb. 26, just before 7 a.m., when officers reportedly came across a lineup of vehicles on Deception Creek Forest Service Road near Meadow Creek, north of Kaslo.Police allege that a wooden blockade was preventing vehicles, including logging trucks, from entering a logging site. The blockade was reported to be at the two-kilometre mark of the road.WATCH BELOW: (Aired Aug. 30, 2018) ‘Water is life. Water is sacred’: B.C. First Nations leader on protecting the environment

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