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Reward Increased in Investigation of Illegal Kill and Waste of 3 Buck Deer near Tillamook
With the help of The Humane Society of the United States (HSUS) and The Humane Society Wildlife Land Trust, a reward of up to $2500 is offered for information leading to the arrest and conviction of the person or persons responsible for the late June illegal kill and waste of three buck deer in the Trask Unit near Tillamook. The HSUS offer adds to an existing reward of up to $500 from the Oregon Hunter's Association.
On Sunday, June 20, 2010 the OSP Tillamook work site received information of three killed deer near milepost 1 on Fox Creek Road. OSP Fish & Wildlife troopers responded to investigate and found three freshly killed buck deer. Head and hide remained but most of meat was taken.
Anyone with information is asked to call Senior Trooper Guerra at (503) 815-3315 or the Turn in Poacher (TIP) number at 1-800-452-7888.
Questions regarding the HSUS reward can be directed to Liz Bergstrom, Humane Society of the United States, at (240) 751-0659, or ebergstrom@humanesociety.org.  To view their release go to www.humanesociety.org/poaching.