WHEELING, W.Va. (AP) — The West Virginia Division of Natural Resources is hunting for a poacher who shot and killed a buck at Oglebay Park in Wheeling.
DNR police officer Steve Haines tells The Intelligencer and Wheeling News-Register (http://bit.ly/IurLM8 ) that the man fled after he was confronted by an Oglebay Park ranger.
Haines says he recovered the 10-point buck for evidence.
The incident occurred on Tuesday.
Oglebay vice president of operations Rod Haley says hunting is prohibited at the park.
Information from: The Intelligencer, http://www.theintelligencer.net