PA: Man charged for accidentally shooting fellow hunter, may lose hunting license
December 11, 2012
JORDAN TOWNSHIP - A Dalmatia-area man was injured on the first
day of rifled deer season when he was accidentally shot in the arm
by a fellow hunter.
Jamie Gasiewski was in a hunting party
participating in a deer drive in a "rolling field" in the
southwestern part of Northumberland County Nov. 26 when he "got
ahead of the drive," said William M. Williams, information and
education supervisor for the Northeast Regional Office of the
Pennsylvania Game Commission. When a buck ran back through the line,
another hunter fired a round and shot another hunter in his party.
The shooter was Charles Erdman. He was using a Remington .30-06
Model 760 and shot Gasiewski through the forearm and bicep.
Erdman was charged with a summary offense of shooting at or causing
injury to human beings. Erdman could potentially lose his
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