OSP arrests Sweet Home man on wildlife violation charges
July 4, 2018
A Sweet Home man is facing a series of wildlife violation charges after his arrest on June 14.
Nathan J. Rice, 40, was arrested and lodged at Linn County Jail on a parole violation detainer and multiple criminal citations for possession of firearms and the illegal taking and possession of wildlife.
Rice is a convicted felon, on post-prison supervision, and is currently serving a lifetime hunting suspension.
According to Oregon State Police, troopers received information that Rice was in possession of multiple firearms and wildlife parts associated with two unlawfully killed buck deer.