Rural Crime Investigators arrest a 22-year-old Nyngan male in relation to illegal hunting

Rural Crime investigators have arrested a 22-year-old Nyngan male for allegedly hunting on private land. 

Police investigators from the Central North Police District seized the mans vehicle after it was allegedly used whilst illegally hunting on a property 50 kilometres North of Nyngan at Girilambone in May.

According to the Rural Crime, NSW Police Force Facebook page the man has been charged with hunting on private land without permission and bio security offences. 

“The Rural Crime Prevention Team is committed to stopping illegal hunting in New South Wales,” the Facebook post said. 

“With your help we can do even more.”

“If you are an illegal hunter we strongly suggest that you get permission and hunt legally before this happens to you.”

Police are encouraging anyone with information in relation to illegal hunting to contact your local police station, drop in and see a local police officer or contact Crime Stoppers on 1800 333 000.