Three males were caught fishing out of season today.
Police stopped the three members of the public who were fishing on the River Swale at Catterick Village.
You can’t fish for coarse fish and eels on rivers from the 15 March to 15 June.
You can fish for salmon, trout and other game fish during the coarse fish close season but you have to use certain types of lures and baits in some areas.
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