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Elk Poaching Help Sought

The Idaho Department of Fish and Game is seeking information in a case involving the shooting, leaving and wasting of two bull elk seven miles east of Moscow. The elk appeared to have been shot on the early morning of Saturday, October 19. The carcasses were found next to each other in a CRP (Conservation Reserve Program) field south and east of the intersection of Wallen and Larson roads. Anyone having knowledge about this crime or other wildlife-related violations is encouraged to contact the local sheriff's office or Fish and Game office, or the Citizens Against Poaching (CAP) Hotline at 1-800-632-5999. Callers can remain anonymous, and rewards are available through CAP.