Unlawful Moose Hunt Results in Fines

MNR

KENORA – A Kenora man has been fined $2,250 for an unlawful moose hunt. John Frost pleaded guilty and was fined $2,250 for hunting a cow moose without a tag.

Court heard that on December 1, 2012, Frost shot and killed a cow moose in the Joyce Lake Road area, northeast of Ear Falls. Frost and his hunting party were only licensed to shoot a calf moose where they were hunting.

Justice of the Peace Roger McCraw heard the case in the Ontario Court of Justice, Kenora, on April 7, 2015.

For further information on hunting regulations, please consult the Ontario Hunting Regulations Summary.

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