Delaware Man Arrested for Poaching

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Fish and Wildlife Enforcement Agents on Jan. 21 arrested Yshua Goldsberry, 19, of Pearsons Corner Road, Dover. He was charged with possession of a firearm by a person prohibited and failing to display a state hunting license while hunting deer in the Norman G. Wilder Wildlife Area near Petersburg.

Agents seized a 12-gauge shotgun, several rounds of ammunition and a large "buck" style hunting knife from Goldsberry's possession. Goldsberry was taken to Justice of the Peace Court 7 in Dover, where he was released on $1,050 unsecured bond pending arraignment in the Court of Common Pleas.

For further information, contact Sgt. Gregory Rhodes, Fish and Wildlife Enforcement, at 302-542-6102 or 302-739-9913.