TN: Man charged with illegal deer hunting off Pellissippi Parkway
December 30, 2013
KNOXVILLE ó A Blount County man, already facing charges of
illegal bear hunting earlier this year, was arrested for allegedly
shooting at a large deer from his vehicle Monday, state wildlife
Christopher Caughron, 23, of Maryville is
accused of taking a shot at the large buck just as a Tennessee
Wildlife Resources Agency officer happened upon the scene, according
to a TWRA news release.
Durnin was able to photograph the
suspectís vehicle as he fled. The officer chased the suspect until
he surrendered at Northshore Drive and Ebenezer Road.
Caughron is charged with felony evading arrest, felony reckless
endangerment, hunting on revoked privileges, hunting from a motor
vehicle and hunting from a public road.
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