DEC: Couple ticketed for illegally hunting bear
STONY CREEK , NY (WRGB) A Warren County Couple has been ticketed for illegally shooting a bear, according to the DEC.
Investigators say they responded after a reports from a neighbor that a man had shot a bear within 500 feet of his home.
Officers with the DEC responded, saying that the husband was illegally feeding the bear when he shot and killed it.
His wife was issued a ticket for lending her tags to her husband.