Tennessee Men Charged With Hunting Incident

TN Wildlife Resource Agency, Bear Hunting Magazine

Two men from Blount County, Tennessee have been charged for the shooting of another man while bear hunting earlier this month. They were charged with reckless endangerment with a firearm in connection from the incident that occurred on December 3rd. Both men were released after posting bond.

The men facing the charges were among a group of five hunters that had treed a bear with dogs in the Foothills Wildlife Management Area. The man who was shot was bear hunting with another group and was hit with the bullet as he stood at a high spot overlooking the area. The man was treated and since released from the hospital.

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