Castleton constable facing deer baiting chargeStaff Report | December 04,2012A Castleton constable and part-time police officer in that town and neighboring Fair Haven has been placed on administrative leave by the municipal departments after a state game warden issued him a criminal citation for allegedly baiting deer near his tree stand in Castleton.
Scott Stevens is due to appear in Rutland criminal court next month to answer to the misdemeanor charge.MORE IN This Just InMONTPELIER — U.S. Sen. Full Story
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