Department of Conservation releases names of spotlighting suspects

Monday, November 15, 2010 ~ Updated 11:36 AM

The Missouri Department of Conservation has released the names of the three individuals arrested as a result of two night patrols for spotlighting last week.

Joshua L. McKinley, 21, of Benton, Mo., and Brian P. Brock, 21, of Sikeston, Mo., were arrested in Scott County Thursday. Following the arrests, conservation agents said, the subjects admitted trying to locate and poach deer as well as taking a raccoon out of season.

Paul J. Hankins, 52, of Campbell, Mo., was arrested in Dunklin County Tuesday on suspicion of spotlighting and attempting to take a deer out of season with a firearm.

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