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Oklahoma game warden catches poacher via dating app

AP  |  Checotah 

An woman looking for love got more than she bargained for when she unwittingly shared her exhilaration about illegally shooting a "buck" on a dating app with a state

says he uncovered the poaching in a conversation on Bumble with a woman.

She talked about using a spotlight to shoot the deer at night, outside the rifle season.

The woman only harvested the head and back-strap meat and she sent Harrison pictures as proof.

The woman has pleaded guilty to charges of improper possession of an illegally taken animal and taking game out-of-season. She and an accomplice face USD 2,400 fines.

The incident was posted to the Game Wardens page on Sunday night.

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First Published: Wed, January 09 2019. 05:50 IST