CA: Three arrested for alleged illegal deer hunting
October 1, 2010
Three arrested for alleged illegal deer hunting
SONORA, Calif.-Three Northern California men are facing charges after
authorities say they were caught illegally hunting deer.
Tuolumne County deputies arrested the three men after getting calls from
residents a little before 1 a.m. Thursday about gunfire near a Sonora
The Union Democrat reports that when deputies stopped a pickup truck the
men were riding in they found two dead dear, a Winchester rifle and a
Authorities say 23-year-old Raymond Nicolini, 23-year-old Steven Graham
and 46-year-old Timothy Heflin were booked on suspicion of hunting
unlawfully and possession of an animal unlawfully hunted.
Heflin was booked on an additional count of hunting with an artificial
Graham and Heflin were booked and released, while Nicolini was held
without bail for a parole violation. It's not known if the three had
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