Fisherman Lose Court Case

John and Christopher Stallard appeared in Kent County Court charged with setting unattended and unmarked gill nets and failing to retrieve striped bass gill nets by 6 p.m. John Stallard pleaded guilty to one count of each charge. He was fined $2,000, and his nets were forfeited to the state along with the proceeds from the 330 pounds of striped bass seized. Christopher Stallard was fined $500. Their Cecil County court date is June 23.