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Wednesday, January 23, 2013

G & F commissioner arrested

Posted By on Wed, Jan 23, 2013 at 2:00 PM

Richard T. Watkins
  • Richard T. Watkins

KTHV reports on the arrest last night of Game and Fish Commissioner Richard T. Watkins for being drunk and disorderly, and the account adds some detail this morning's item in the Democrat-Gazette, including the photo above, which indicates he was in camo. (It's still duck season, so no violation story there.) Apparently, police were called after Watkins banged on the windows of a home and a nearby business.

The sheriff's office said Watkins was released at 7:54 p.m. last night.

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