Two Sussex County men are facing charges from the Delaware Department of Natural Resources and Environmental Control’s Natural Resources Police for illegal hunting practices.
According to DNREC, Gerry E. Wink, 59, of Greenwood was arrested Nov. 30 and charged with hunting deer during a closed season and two counts of using an unlawful weapon (rifle and handgun) to hunt deer. Wink was released on $750 unsecured bond pending trial at a later date.
Christopher M. Culpo, 19, of Georgetown, was arrested Dec. 2 and charged with carrying a loaded firearm in a motor vehicle, third degree conspiracy, hunting deer, failure to check antlerless deer within the required 24-hour period, removing antlerless deer parts before checking and hunting during a closed season in the Millsboro area. Culpo was released on $1,800 unsecured bond pending trial at a later date.