Convicted felon accused of deer-stand squatting
WEST MONROE, La. - Ouachita Parish deputies have arrested a 55-year-old West Monroe man accused of being in someone else's deer stand.
The News-Star reports Michael Ray Heisler was booked Monday into Ouachita Correctional Center on charges of trespassing and possession of a weapon by a convicted felon.
An arrest affidavit stated deputies were called to some woods near West Monroe after a victim found Heisler in the victim's deer stand.
Deputies say when they arrived Heisler was intoxicated and standing in waist-deep water. The report stated Heisler dropped his rifle, but told deputies he did not have a gun.
It was unclear whether Heisler has an attorney.