12-Year-Old Bags First Turkey During State’s Annual Youth Hunt

Zachary Kimber, 12, of Jamestown harvested the first turkey of his career just after sunrise on Saturday in the town of Gerry during the New York State annual Youth Wild Turkey Hunt weekend. The bird weighed in at 20 pounds with an 8 3/4-inch beard. Zachary, a seventh-grade student at Persell Middle School, was accompanied by his father Roger Kimber and Eric Meyers.