South East Bight men ar­rested for poach­ing cari­bou

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Two men from South East Bight were ar­rested for pos­sess­ing un­tagged cari­bou Sept. 23.

Wildlife of­fi­cers ap­pre­hended one of the men on the water near Merasheen Is­land. The other was on the is­land load­ing cari­bou onto a boat.

A 19- foot open boat and mo­tor, four quar­ters of cari­bou, two ri­fles and am­mu­ni­tion were seized.

The in­ves­ti­ga­tion continues and charges are pend­ing.

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