News Bancroft man facing fines for illegal deer hunting SHARE ON: Taylor Ablett, contributor, Monday, Mar. 13th, 2017 A Bancroft man has been fined $3,500 for deer hunting offences. The Ministry of Natural Resources and Forestry says it was called to a home on Lower Turriff Road because of a complaint a man had shot a deer from his window at night, and left it there. An investigation also found another deer hanging behind the home without a tag on it. The man has been fined $2,000 for hunting at night, $1,000 for allowing the deer to spoil, and $500 for not immediately attaching a game-seal.