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Reward Offered For Information in Douglas County Elk Poaching Investigation
June 11, 2013

Sergeant Lynn Withers
Oregon State Police - Roseburg
Fish & Wildlife Division
(541) 440-3334
 
 
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Oregon State Police (OSP) Fish & Wildlife Division is asking for the public's help to identify the suspect(s) involved in a Douglas County-area elk poaching incident that occurred early Monday morning. A reward is offered by the Oregon Hunters Association Turn-in-Poacher (TIP) Reward Program for information leading to an arrest and conviction in this investigation.

During the early morning hours of June 10, 2013, unknown suspect(s) shot and left to waste a large cow elk in the Peel area near Cavitt Creek Road and Sampson Butte approximately 15 miles southeast of Glide
 
A reward of up to $500 is being offered by the Oregon Hunters Association TIP Reward Program for information leading to an arrest and conviction in this case. Anyone with information is asked to call the Turn-in-Poacher TIP line at 1-800-452-7888 or Senior Trooper Don Frerichs at (541) 440-3334 ext. 4540.