Archive for poacher

Thieves Want Your Taxidermy

Not so very long ago Jeff Foxworthy might have joked, “If you’re more worried about your deer heads being stolen than your credit cards … you might be a redneck.” But over the last decade a couple of high-profile thefts of big deer have given the worry some validity.

October 21, 2013

Dumbest Poacher Ever?

Folks, this may be the dumbest poacher I've ever seen.

February 20, 2012

Facebook Photo Leads to Duck Hunter's Citation

It's common knowledge that if you plan to do something stupid and/or illegal, it's best to avoid photographing, videotaping or otherwise preserving it for the public record. Want to know what I did at my bachelor party? Sorry my friend, those files are sealed.

November 03, 2011

NC Poacher Banned from Hunting Worldwide

After pleading guilty to poaching charges in the state of Kentucky, a North Carolina man was banned from hunting worldwide for two years.

September 16, 2011

Goose-Nappers Strike Town Park

Three pranksters were arrested after cops spotted them driving around with a goose in the back of their vehicle. From the Chillicothe Gazette:

March 08, 2011

Jeff Foiles Pleads Not Guilty (UPDATED)

On Thursday pro waterfowler Jeff Foiles pled not guilty to a 23-count indictment before a U.S. magistrate judge in Springfield, Ill. His jury trial begins April 5, 2011.

January 28, 2011

Jeff Foiles Indicted Under Lacey Act

A federal grand jury in Springfield, Ill., has moved to indict pro-waterfowler Jeff Foiles under the Lacey Act.

December 10, 2010

Guilty Plea in Illegal Bear Killing

Charles W. Olsen Jr. was found guilty of illegally killing a "trophy-class" bear over bait during the 2009 hunting season.

April 30, 2010