DNRE Investigation Deer Poaching Incident

By: News 10
By: News 10

The state is investigating after police in Jackson report a deer poaching incident. An officer found evidence of a bait pile and deer entrails near High and Research streets Monday.

After identifying a possible suspect and investigating further, a dead deer was found hanging in a garage on Williams Street. A citation was issued--- and the suspected poacher could get jail time and lose their hunter's license if charged and convicted.

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  • by Anonymous on Nov 24, 2010 at 05:31 AM
    To GOOD HUNTER, So you think that those ppl out Illegally Poaching are donating to FOOD BANKS??? Following the Laws is a Priority, Poaching is illegal. There are ppl where I live, Killing little baby deer..That's real Sportsmanship.
  • by Mike Location: jackson on Nov 24, 2010 at 04:17 AM
    I know the area. I walk my dogs there. I don't know what this person used ti kill the deer, but it would be endangering peoples lives. I for one am glad to know. As far as goin hungry, Jackson a mutiple food banks that can be used.
  • by Anonymous on Nov 23, 2010 at 06:24 PM
    I hope they FIND THESE B@st@rds and Lock them UP! take their weapons away and never Ever allow them to get close to any wilderness, unless it's behind BARS!!! LOSERS! if ya cant hunt the Correct way..Ya have no place in the woods! Fed up with people like this who ruin the SPORT!
  • by Good Hunter Location: Michigan on Nov 23, 2010 at 04:21 PM
    Oh my goodness . . . there are people going hungry, children being neglected and homes being robbed and this is the crime that gets attention. We have our priorities mixed up in Michigan!
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