GIBSON CO., IN (WFIE) – Indiana Conservation Officers arrest a man who was hunting near Princeton on the opening day of deer firearm season.
Conservation Officers say they saw two men spreading what appeared to be grain throughout a field on Saturday.
Sunday, officers returned to the area and saw the men sitting in a tree stand over the baited area.
46-year-old Neil Lyles from Vincennes was arrested for fleeing law enforcement, hunting deer over bait and no hunting license.
Lyles was also cited for no hunter orange.
31-year-old Ryan Portee from Princeton was also cited for no hunter orange and hunting deer over bait.