OR: Teens Accused Of Illegal Hunting
May 17, 2010
Teens Accused Of Illegal Hunting
ASTORIA, Ore. -- The discovery of dead elk in rural Clatsop County has
led to charges against four Astoria High School students.
State police said the boys went hunting during a camping trip in early
April, killing four elk and leaving much of the meat to waste.
A 16-year-old and a 15-year-old are charged with taking of elk in closed
season and wasting wildlife.
Two other 16-year-olds are accused of aiding a wildlife offense by taking
elk during the closed season.
Police have not released the names of the juveniles.
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