Tennessee Men Charged With Hunting Incident

TN Wildlife Resource Agency, Bear Hunting Magazine
12/14/2011

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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