Ocean Shores Poacher Nabbed Near School

OCEAN SHORES, Wash. – A “Shots fired” call overnight near an elementary school led officers to a Seattle poacher in Ocean Shores over the weekend. Department of Fish and Wildlife Sgt Nixon and Ocean Shores police located a man from Seattle who had shot a deer with an AR-15 near the local elementary school around 1am Monday. The subject was just loading the deer into a one-ton Dodge pick-up when he was arrested. WDFW Officer Do assisted Sgt. Nixon. The poacher was booked, and his truck, rifle and a handgun were seized for forfeiture proceedings.