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February 6, 2015 at 2:10 PM

Leader of shellfish-poaching ring sentenced to 5 1/2 years in prison

The former owner of a Quilcene Bay seafood company was sentenced to 5 1/2 years in prison Friday for leading a clam-and-oyster poaching ring responsible for illegally harvesting $700,000 worth of shellfish from beaches owned by the state and private individuals. Rodney Allan Clark, 50, pleaded guilty last month to 17 counts of first-degree trafficking in…

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January 22, 2015 at 4:14 PM

Man could get prison for poaching Hood Canal shellfish

The former owner of a Quilcene Bay seafood company is facing at least five years in prison as the leader of a clam-and-oyster poaching ring responsible for illegally harvesting $700,000 worth of shellfish from beaches owned by the state and private individuals. Rodney Allan Clark, 50, on Thursday pleaded guilty to 17 counts of first-degree trafficking…

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Comments | More in The Blotter | Topics: Hood Canal, King County Prosecutor's Office, Quilcene Bay