OR State Police Seeking Bull Elk Poachers
FOSSIL, OR – Oregon State Fish & Wildlife would like your help identifying the person or people responsible for shooting and wasting a bull elk in Wheeler County, OR. The 4x5 elk was located off USFS Road 12. It was discovered October 1st, but it was determined the elk had been killed 48 hours before it was found. The animal had been shot, gutted, and left to waste. The shooter didn’t take any meat.
If you have any info regarding this case, call Trooper S. Vaughn through the Turn in Poachers (TIP) hotline at 1-800-452-7888.
*There's a photo attached below of the elk that some people may find disturbing.