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About 200 fishermen held a protest at the Golden Shell Fisheries Ltd. crab processing plant in Hickman’s Harbour on Monday. Company’s crab dumped

Protesting fishermen dumped about 30,000 pounds of unprocessed crab into the ocean near a plant in Hickman’s Harbour on Random Island Monday. About 200 of the fishermen showed up outside the Golden Shell Fisheries plant in the Trinity Bay community at about 7 a.m. and blocked workers from going inside. RCMP said the protesters then entered the plant, and stated no crab would be processed on Monday. continued