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Alleged deer poaching incident in Town of Dix

December 29th around 9:40 am the Schuyler County Sheriff’s Office received a complaint of deer poaching in progress on Station Road in the Town of Dix. While responding to this complaint patrol was updated that the suspect had fled the scene.Police eventually located the suspect based on a description of the vehicle he was driving. Brandon Bennett, of 43 Catlin Drive in Beaver Dams, was identified. Bennett was arrested and charged with vehicle and traffic 306B law uninspected motor vehicle and VTL 511 (2IV) Aggravated unlicensed operation of a motor vehicle 2nd Degree.The allegation of deer poaching was turned over to the Department of Environmental conservation. Bennett was arraigned in the Town of Dix for the above listed charges and was released to reappear on a later date. Bennett was then arrested on a Bench warrant out of the Town of Hornby. Bennett was turned over to New York State Police Painted Post.

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