Man accused in federal court of killing owls, hawks in 2012

2013-12-19T20:15:00Z 2013-12-19T21:10:32Z Man accused in federal court of killing owls, hawks in 2012Times Staff nwitimes.com
December 19, 2013 8:15 pm  • 

HAMMOND | A man was charged Thursday in federal court with illegally killing and taking migratory birds, according to court records. 

Ronald M. Simmons is accused of killing and taking great horned owls and red-tailed hawks in March 2012, according to an information sheet filed in federal court Thursday. 

The number of birds killed was not available late Thursday.

The information sheet cites a violation of the Migratory Bird Treaty Act.

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