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  • Safety instructor jailed for 90 days in fatal shooti...

    Sep 11, 2018 | via Daily Mail 

    Shop shelves are stripped bare as officials warn 1.5million evacuees to heed warnings and flee strengthening Hurricane Florence which is on course for a 'direct hit' with the Carolinas, causing historic flooding and up to $30BILLION in damage Safety instructor gets just 90 days in jail for the fatal shooting of 13-year-old Michigan boy who was killed by a 'ricocheting bullet' during a squirrel hunt Roger Hoeker, 63, of Jenison, Michigan, has been sentenced to 90 days in jail for the death of 13-year-old William 'Billy' Gort, Jr., who died in a hunting accident Hoeker, a hunter safety instructor, pleaded no contest to the charge of careless discharge of a firearm resulting in injury or death Hoeker avoided an involuntary manslaughter charge and up to 15 years in prison because a judge found he did not act with 'wanton disregard' for the teen's life The youth program, directed by Hoeker ... (more)

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  • Safety instructor gets jail in fatal shooting of Wyo...

    Sep 11, 2018 | via WXMI-TV Grand Rapids 

    A hunter safety instructor charged in the fatal shooting of a 13-year-old boy while they were squirrel hunting in western Michigan has been sentenced to 90 days in jail. Roger Hoeker of Jenison learned his punishment Monday after pleading no contest to careless discharge of a firearm resulting in injury or death.

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