Pair caught hunting illegally at Patutahi
POLICE apprehended two men at the weekend for illegal hunting on a property on Tiniroto Road at Patutahi.
The pairs vehicle was impounded and police said they were summonsed to appear in court.
“We were alerted by members of the public,” police said.
“No firearms were found on the men but they may have hidden them. Also we suspect a second vehicle was involved.
“Our message to hunters is simple — get permission before you go on to someone's land for a hunt.
“Don't go there until you have first received permission to be there.”