HOME ABOUT CAMPAIGNS CRISIS CENTER ACTIVIST CENTER MEDIA CENTER HUNTING ACCIDENTS C.A.S.H. NEWSLETTER

Hunting Accident File > Violations

ID: Former Meridian man convicted of felony for poaching 2 elk back in 2009

Former Meridian man convicted of felony for poaching 2 elk back in 2009.

March 15, 2011

BOISE, Idaho A former Meridian man has been fined more than $5,200 and had his hunting privileges suspended for 10 years for poaching two six-point elk near Idaho City in 2009.

Thirty-seven-year-old Gary Parrott was sentenced earlier this month on a felony for illegally killing the animals during a hunting trip in October with his seven-year-old son before the start of the elk hunting season.

Idaho game wardens were tipped off by witnesses. During a subsequent search of his home, officials seized photos of the elk, antlers and meat matching the DNA from the carcasses.

In a deal with prosecutors, Parrott pleaded guilty to a felony for illegally killing a trophy elk and had other lesser charges dismissed.

Fourth District Judge Patrick Owens also ordered Parrott to serve five years on probation.

Return to Hunting Accident Index


Fair Use Notice: This document may contain copyrighted material whose use has not been specifically authorized by the copyright owners. We believe that this not-for-profit, educational use on the Web constitutes a fair use of the copyrighted material (as provided for in section 107 of the US Copyright Law). If you wish to use this copyrighted material for purposes of your own that go beyond fair use, you must obtain permission from the copyright owner.

 
 

Home  |  About  |  Campaigns  |  Crisis Center  |  Activists  |  Media  |  Hunting Accidents  |  Newsletter

C.A.S.H.
P.O. Box 13815, Las Cruces, NM 88013
Phone: 575-640-7372
E-mail: CASH@AbolishSportHunting.com  
Joe Miele - President

 

C.A.S.H. is a committee of Wildlife Watch, Inc.
a 501(c)3 Not-for-Profit Corporation.
Contributions are tax-deductible.

All content copyright C.A.S.H. unless otherwise noted.

We welcome your comments
   

Thank you for visiting all-creatures.org

Sponsored & Maintained by The Mary T. and Frank L. Hoffman Family Foundation