Spragueville Man Guilty of Deer Poaching
Posted: 03/29/2011

A northeast Iowa man pleaded guilty Monday to illegally killing a trophy buck in Jackson County on Jan. 9.

Ronald Driscoll, 40, of Spragueville, will pay $5,000 in liquidated damages and do 80 hours of community service for unlawfully killing a whitetail deer that scored 163 5/8 inches, shooting the deer with a rifle, and unlawful transportation of the deer.

The deer was recovered near Porphetstown, Ill.