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Officers nab 3 for illegal hunting

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Suspects facing jail, fines

By Martin Salazar

A man and two women were arrested Tuesday night on charges that they engaged in illegal hunting activities.

The three are accused of hunting by spotlight or artificial light just outside of Las Vegas on the Mineral Hill highway. A fourth individual who was in the vehicle with them fled on foot.

It’s unclear whether they hit the animal they were targeting.

“As of right now we have not found an animal. We’re still looking, but they didn’t drop it right there,” state Game and Fish Sgt. Ty Jackson said late Wednesday.


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