February 1, 2012
45 deer killed in Morgantown hunt

MORGANTOWN, W.Va. -- Hunters killed 45 deer during Morgantown's first urban archery hunt.

Monongalia County Deer Control Committee chairman Rick Bebout says 21 deer were donated to local food banks.

Rebout says there weren't any hunting-related incidents.

The Dominion Post reports that Rebout and former Urban Deer Management Committee chairman David Samuel briefed the Morgantown City Council on the hunt's results Tuesday night.

Parkersburg, Charleston, Bridgeport, Weirton and Wheeling also allow urban hunts.


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