Over the limit: Va. men charged with fish theft

8:56 am | November 26, 2012

ERIE, Pa. (AP) — Three Virginia men are in hot water for allegedly stealing 31 fish from a western Pennsylvania hatchery.

The Erie Times-News reports that the men are accused of taking 29 steelhead and two brown trout from the Trout Run nursery Tuesday night.

Pennsylvania Fish and Boat Commission officer Brook Tolbert says the unidentified men were charged with the unlawful taking of more than three times the daily limit of trout.

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