Two Sussex County men were arrested Aug. 10 for allegedly shooting at deer on Hudson Road in Milton.

Two Sussex County men were arrested Aug. 10 for allegedly shooting at deer on Hudson Road in Milton.

According to the state Department of Natural Resources and Environmental Control, 22-year-old Matthew C. Butler of Lewes and 19-year-old Jordan J. Dill of Ellendale were charged with third degree conspiracy, hunting during a closed season and illegal method of take/use of a prohibited weapon for hunting deer. A 22-caliber rifle was seized as evidence.

Butler and Dill were released on unsecured bond, pending trial in the court of common pleas.