Case number: AK13066314
Type: Personal Use Shellfish Gear No Biodegradable, Use Sport King Salmon as Bait.
Text: On 8/31/13 Alaska Wildlife Troopers, Sitka Post inspected gear in the
Peril Strait area. Investigation revealed multiple pots being fished by *** * ******, age 67, of Anchorage did not comply with biodegradable escape mechanism
requirements, and that ****** was using edible portions of King Salmon as crab bait.
****** was cited for one count of no biodegradable escape mechanism, with bail set
at $110. He was additionally issued a summons to appear in Sitka District Court on
the charge of using sport caught king salmon as bait.
Received Tuesday, September 03, 2013 9:03 AM and posted Tuesday, September 03, 2013 9:17 AM
I am not into digging up dirt on people, and if it was something unrelated I would not have posted this, however given the subject ... Oh, the irony!