Marydel man arrested for multiple turkey hunting violations

DOVER – DNREC Fish & Wildlife Natural Resources Police arrested a Kent County man April 28 for multiple turkey hunting violations that occurred near Marydel.

Seven Nye, 19, of Marydel, was charged with one count each of: possessing a loaded firearm in a motor vehicle; hunting from a vehicle; trespassing to hunt; discharging a firearm within 15 yards of a road; shooting a wild bird or animal on or across a roadway; unlawful possession of a game bird; discharging a firearm within 100 yards of a dwelling while hunting; and failing to wear camouflage clothing while hunting wild turkey.

Nye was arraigned at Justice of the Peace Court 7 in Dover where he plead guilty, was fined $360, including court costs, and released. Nye also was given six months’ probation, any violation of which could result in his incarceration.