ND: North Dakota man says he will plead guilty to illegally trapping golden eagle on reservation
March 2, 2014
BISMARCK, North Dakota — Tyrell Bateman is charged in federal
court with unlawful take of a bald eagle. The charge carries a
maximum penalty of one year in prison and a $100,000 fine.
Bateman says he will plead guilty.
Investigators say the
eagle was snared in a trap northeast of Selfridge on Jan. 5.
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