Hunting Incident Results in Injury and Arrest

By: November 26, 2004
By: November 26, 2004

A 35-year-old man was arrested Thursday following a confrontation between a landowner and hunters on his land in the Sauk County town of Winfield.

Sauk County deputies said a 63-yer-old man told them hunters were tresspassing on his land. Furthermore, the man said a confrontation ensued between him and the 35-year-old man and his 16-year-old son.

Authorities said the older man sought medical attention after the incident and filed a battery complaint. A Madison television station said the older man was struck in the head with the butt of a rifle.

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