Pirate Poachers of the Chesapeake: Waterman Billy Smith of Smith Island hardly misses a year without being caught poaching

Waterman Billy Smith of Smith Island hardly misses a year without being caught poaching SMITH ISLAND, MD. — The Pirate Poachers of the Chesapeake are a generational lot of outlaw watermen and while their activities of lawlessness are often combined with shore-side activities of burglary, drug dealing and assaults; they still are a distinct but […]

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