October 21, 2013

From DailyRecord.com

BYRAM TWP. — A Randolph resident has been charged with hunting illegally at a private club, police said.

Police received a call on Thursday at 11:39 a.m. from a Hudson Farm employee who said that he had caught an individual trying to hunt on the farm’s private property, police said.

The officer arriving at the scene spoke to the man, Patrick J. Lacosta, 24, of Randolph, who said he did not have a hunting license and that he had seen the posted signs advising him that he was on private property.

Lacosta was charged with defiant trespass and the motor vehicle violations of failure to exhibt documents and failure to change address. A state Department of Environmental Protection, Division of Fish and Wildlife, Bureau of Law Enforcement officer also responded and charged Lacosta with trespassing for the purpose of hunting and hunting without a lisence.

The charges will be heard in Byram Municipal Court.


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