FORT NELSON, B.C. – The two Fort St. John men that were seen in a viral video from last year appearing to be riding a moose, made their first court appearance on Monday afternoon in a Fort Nelson courtroom.
Jayson Pinkerton and Bradley Crook have both been charged with 3 charges under the wildlife act.
Those charges are: Harass wildlife with a motor vehicle, Attempt to capture wildlife, and hunt/take/would/kill big game while it is swimming.
If convicted, the pair could face maximum fines of $100,000, six months in jail, or a combination of both.
The next court appearance for the two is September 12 at 2:00 pm.