Maine turkey hunter wounded in Hollis on opening day
May 02, 2011
HOLLIS, Maine — The Maine Warden Service says a 44-year-old Sanford
turkey hunter was shot and wounded in the opening hours of the spring
Officials say 44-year-old Mark Lemieux suffered injuries to his legs,
chest, head and face Monday morning after being hit by a shot fired by his
uncle, 69-year-old Gerard Lemieux of Gorham.
The two were hunting Monday morning in the Hollis area.
Officials say Mark Lemieux was treated and released from Goodall Hospital
The incident being investigated by the Maine Warden Service.
Monday marks the first day of spring wild turkey hunting season. In
certain parts of the state the season runs through June 4.
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