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By Andi Bourne

Seeley Lake Resident Convicted of Five Wildlife Violations


Photo provided by FWP Game Warden Bill Koppen

Loomis illegally harvested this mule deer buck in the Monture Creek area. The animal was confiscated and was part of the case and the unlawful possession charge. He was warned for an over limit.

SEELEY LAKE – Seeley Lake resident Rusty Loomis was found guilty of five charges with Montana Fish, Wildlife & Parks (FWP) in Lewis and Clark County on Feb. 17. He was charged $1,635 in fines and his hunting, fishing and trapping privileges were suspended for two years.

According to the court documents, Loomis was hunting from his vehicle on Dry Creek Road near the intersection of Montana Highway 21 on Sept. 6, 2016. He killed a mule deer doe and fawn out of season with a shotgun on the Broken O Ranch.

Loomis was charged with hunting from a motor vehicle, unlawful possession of a game...

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LakeLady writes:

What a fine young man.....


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