Thursday, July 31, 2014
Mississippi Wildlife, Fisheries, and Parks
1505 Eastover Drive, Jackson, MS, 39211
Vicksburg Men Plead Guilty to Wildlife Violations
Jackson - Dusty Wayne Murphy and Michael Shane Uzzle Jr., both
of Vicksburg, pleaded guilty Tuesday in Warren County Justice Court
to separate wildlife violations. Murphy was fined $2500 plus court
costs for the illegal harvest of an alligator. Uzzle was fined
$2000 plus court costs for the illegal harvest of a paddlefish.
Murphy and Uzzle were arrested July 4 on the Yazoo River, near
Kings Point Island by Mississippi Department of Wildlife,
Fisheries, and Parks conservation officers with assistance from the
Warren County Sheriff's Office.
To report wildlife and fisheries violations, call
For more information regarding wildlife or hunting in
Mississippi, visit our website at http://www.mdwfp.com or call us at (601)
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