Seeley Swan Pathfinder -

Rocky Mountain Adventure Gear - For all Your Motorized and Non-Motorized Adventures!

By Andi Bourne
Pathfinder 

Trophy Bull Hunt Costs Two Seeley Lake Residents Hunting Privileges

 

Andi Bourne, Pathfinder

FWP Game Warden Bill Koppen holds the 6X6 rack of the trophy bull elk illegally taken in September, 2015 in the Bob Marshall Wilderness. It will be on display at the Missoula County Satellite Office north of Seeley Lake on Highway 83.

SEELEY LAKE – Seeley Lake residents Leland Bartlett and William (Bill) Bartlett pleaded guilty to several counts related to killing a trophy bull elk in the Bob Marshall Wilderness. The hunt took place in 2015 while Leland's hunting privileges were suspended from a previous case. The unlawful possession of game felony charge was deferred for both contingent on compliance with all terms and conditions for the next five years. The Bartlett family faces more than $16,000 in fines and the two lost their privileges to hunt, fish and trap, Leland for 10 years and Bill for five.

According to the...



For access to this article please sign in or subscribe.



 

Reader Comments
(0)

 
 

Powered by ROAR Online Publication Software from Lions Light Corporation
© Copyright 2018