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Natural Resources Police Blotter - 11/28/11

November 28, 2011

From TheBayNet.com

Frederick County, Md. – On November 24 at 10:18 a.m., the Maryland Natural Resources Police (NRP) charged Steven E. Grimes, 36, Willis L. Johnson III, 26, and Jason P. Misner, 32 all of Thurmont, with possession of white-tailed deer during closed season, using a rifle to hunt deer in a restricted county, hunting from a vehicle, shooting across roadway and hunting without wearing fluorescent orange. The charges were the result of a citizen’s complaint that subjects shot at a whitetail buck from a vehicle on Park Mills Road. Officers seized three rifles and three illegally killed deer during the course of the investigation. The deer were donated to needy families in Frederick County. A court date is set for 12:30 p.m. on February 21, 2012 at the District Court in Frederick County.

Frederick County – On November 20 at 12:30 a.m., NRP charged Elder E. Portillo-Hernandez, 24, of Hyattsville, Wilber O. Villeda, 36, of Lanham and Wilmer O. Diaz, 33, of Hyattsville with casting rays of artificial light onto field and woodland areas while possessing a weapon and hunting deer at night. They were observed shining a spotlight from their vehicle in the area of Comus Road and Mount Ephraim Road. A rifle, knives and ammunition were recovered at the time of the stop.

Allegany County – On November 27 at 1 p.m., NRP charged Kenneth R. Howe, 52, of Barton, with removing the head and hide of deer before checking it in with the department and two counts of possession of untagged deer. The charges resulted from an investigation into deer being illegally killed in the area of Old Miller Road. Two illegally possessed deer were seized and donated to needy families.

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