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Published November 09, 2011, 07:14 PM

Two arrested in Moorhead poaching case

Moorhead, MN (WDAY TV) - Moorhead police have arrested 2 teenagers after a deer was shot in Moorhead city limits.

By: WDAY Staff Reports, WDAY

Moorhead police have arrested 2 teenagers after a deer was shot in Moorhead city limits. Police say tips from the public led to the arrests of 19-year old Adam Jackson and 19-year old Shayne Minnick.

Police say Jackson shot a deer on Sunday morning without a license and in city limits. He then went to buy a license, and later in the day shot another deer in North Moorhead.

The 2 face a number of charges. The DNR has seized a vehicle, rifle, shotgun, deer meat, and camera that had pictures of the 2 with the illegally taken game.

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