Whitetail buck found shot and left to waste in Fremont County

Conservation Officers are seeking information from the public after discovering a whitetail buck on Dec. 20 that was shot and left to waste south of the Egin-Hamer Road between Quayles Lake and Nine Mile Knoll in Fremont County. The head of the deer was removed while the rest of the carcass was left to rot.

Officers believe the deer was killed around Dec. 19. Bullet and footprint evidence were discovered and collected from the scene.   

If anyone has any information that may be useful in solving this case, please call the Upper Snake Regional Office 208-525-7290, the Citizens Against Poaching hotline 1-800-632-5999 or fill out an online form at https://idfg.idaho.gov/poacher. Callers can remain anonymous and a reward is available for information that leads to a citation in the case.

Poached Deer
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Andrew Sorensen Idaho Fish and Game