MI: Hunter Charged With Taking Over 100 Illegal Deer
October 19, 2012
The suspect is facing 125 misdemeanor charges related to the case
SHIAWASSEE COUNTY, Mich — An Shiawassee County man has been
charged with 125 counts relating to deer and turkey poaching in
Michigan, according to the Michigan Department of Natural Resources
Brian Birchmeier, 51, of Owosso Township is facing
115 counts of taking or possessing a deer over the limit, 1 count of
taking a deer without a license, 7 counts of taking a turkey without
a permit, and 2 counts of illegal baiting.
Based on the
charges, he could face more than $120,000 in reimbursement payments,
loss of hunting privileges, and up to 90 days in jail.
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