Convicted Felon Arrested, Released, May Have Been Looking for Deer Dinner
A convicted felon is facing charges after being found with a loaded hunting rifle during a traffic stop.
45-Year old Terry Warney of Hall Road in Cold Brook, was stopped by New York State Department of Environmental Conservation Police on Burt Road in Norway on Saturday, December 7, 2013.
During the stop the officer learned that Warney allegedly had a centerfire hunting rifle, which police report was loaded, in his vehicle.
Warney is said to have admitted to police that he had taken a deer in the Herkimer County town of Litchfield earlier in the hunting season with a gun that he was not allowed to have.
He was subsequently arrested and charged with criminal possession of a weapon, having a loaded weapon in a vehicle, and illegally taking a deer.