Four Suspected Of Illegal Hunting Near Salem

FALLS CITY – The Richardson County Sheriff’s Office reports the arrests of four men Saturday who are suspected of illegal hunting.

The men were located south of Salem and detained for hunting without permission on private property.

Three rifles were seized as part of the investigation. A Lincoln-plated Honda Civic was located, hidden in tall reeds, several hundred yards off the nearest roadway.

Nebraska game wardens have reported for the last year that they have been observing Asian groups from the Lincoln area illegally hunting in the southeast area, hunting non-game song birds along with other animals

The sheriff’s office asked citizens to report suspicious activity.

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