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#3039526 - 11/18/12 08:54 PM Me and the Neighbor's kid bout to have it out!
PcDeer
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Registered: 12/26/11
Posts: 429
Loc: Linden, Tn

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Ok so here is my situation and there isn't really anything I can do about it. My neighbors land (about 4acres) joins our land on an old logging road on top of a ridge for a grand total of about 20 yards. My neighbors kid every afternoon gets up on the road above my best stand location and shoots usually between 50-100 rounds through his .22 rifle over a span of about an hour before dark. That I don't guess I can do anything about, but now he has started shooting my posted signs and my other (good) neighbors posted signs and gate! this kid is 15 or 16 years old and I'm about ready to give him something his mom and dad should of done a long time ago!!
Sorry I had to rant to somebody.. It gets really annoying sitting in stand trying to see a deer when some kid is standing above you shooting up stuff. I don't know how he affords all the bullets he blows through.

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#3039544 - 11/18/12 09:00 PM Re: Me and the Neighbor's kid bout to have it out! [Re: PcDeer]
Crosshairy
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Registered: 08/22/06
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Loc: Bartlett, TN

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If he's firing bullets at your property (your signs have monetary value), then there *is* something you can do about it.

I would talk to his parents first. if that goes nowhere, the law will certainly put a scare into him.
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#3039551 - 11/18/12 09:02 PM Re: Me and the Neighbor's kid bout to have it out! [Re: Crosshairy]
Gravey
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Registered: 07/20/05
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Loc: Rutherford / Wilson County Lin...

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Shoot back. Well not really but we'd have a come to Jesus meeting with him and his parents.
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#3039556 - 11/18/12 09:03 PM Re: Me and the Neighbor's kid bout to have it out! [Re: Crosshairy]
PcDeer
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Registered: 12/26/11
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Loc: Linden, Tn

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Oh yea I guess I should of added my (good) neighbor and myself have talked to the parents and they acted as if it wasn't a big deal. This took place back in September and its still going on. Hate to call the law on the kid but its getting to that point. I don't mess with their property and I expect the same in return.
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#3039567 - 11/18/12 09:08 PM Re: Me and the Neighbor's kid bout to have it out! [Re: PcDeer]
OnceMoreIntoTheFray
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Registered: 09/18/12
Posts: 152
Loc: Smith County, Tennessee

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Id call the cops.
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#3039574 - 11/18/12 09:10 PM Re: Me and the Neighbor's kid bout to have it out! [Re: PcDeer]
scn
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Registered: 02/05/03
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Loc: Brentwood, TN US

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It sounds like reckless endangerment and vandalism to me. It is time he gets a dose of the sheriff's dept.
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#3039631 - 11/18/12 09:53 PM Re: Me and the Neighbor's kid bout to have it out! [Re: scn]
stryker
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Registered: 12/03/10
Posts: 5000
Loc: jonesborough, TN

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I agree!!! ;\)
 Originally Posted By: scn
It sounds like reckless endangerment and vandalism to me. It is time he gets a dose of the sheriff's dept.

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#3039643 - 11/18/12 10:04 PM Re: Me and the Neighbor's kid bout to have it out! [Re: stryker]
backwoods7
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Registered: 01/22/12
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Loc: shelby co TN

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Call the law in. If hes shooting onto your property and damaging it whos to say the bullet couldnt come and hit you or worse a kid.
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#3039696 - 11/18/12 11:07 PM Re: Me and the Neighbor's kid bout to have it out! [Re: backwoods7]
Vermin93
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Registered: 12/11/10
Posts: 6334
Loc: Dallas, TX & Signal Mtn, TN

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Call the law. Time to teach the kid, and more importantly the parents, a lesson.
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#3039697 - 11/18/12 11:11 PM Re: Me and the Neighbor's kid bout to have it out! [Re: backwoods7]
Rickym
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Registered: 07/13/04
Posts: 790
Loc: Dyersburg, TN

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 Originally Posted By: backwoods7
Call the law in. If hes shooting onto your property and damaging it whos to say the bullet couldnt come and hit you or worse a kid.


Yep.

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