Four men were cited for various deer hunting violations on Nov. 30 in Bienville Parish after authorities received a night hunting complaint in the area of the Liberty Hill Hunting Club, according to a press release.
Agents with the Louisiana Department of Wildlife and Fisheries cited Jacky Fenn Jr., 31, of Jonesboro, Brandon Clifton, 29, of Monroe, Kenneth Blalock III, 28, of Quitman and Roger Caskey, 36, of Jennings, with hunting deer during illegal hours with artificial light, hunting from a moving vehicle and possession of an illegally taken deer.
Caskey was also cited for failing to comply with deer tagging requirements, the release states.
Agents found the four men with three rifles, a spotlight, flashlight and a freshly killed deer in the bed of the truck, according to the release.
Caskey allegedly had taken the deer after legal shooting hours from the truck and had not tagged it, the release states.
Hunting deer during illegal hours with an artificial light brings a $900 to $950 fine and up to 120 days in jail. Possession of an illegally taken deer carries a $400 to $950 fine and up to 120 days in jail. Failing to comply with deer tagging requirements brings a $100 to $350 fine and up to 60 days in jail, and hunting from a moving vehicle carries a $250 to $500 fine and up to 90 days in jail, according to the release.