Montana Fish Wildlife & Parks Seeks Information About Illegal Killing of Bull Elk Near Turner
Information about this case could lead to a cash reward through the Montana Turn In Poachers (TIP-MONT) program. (FWP photo)
Havre, MT -(Ammoland.com)- Montana Fish, Wildlife & Parks officials are seeking information from the public about the illegal killing of a 6×7 bull elk on the Woody Island Coulee Block Management Area (BMA) north of the community of Turner.
Turner is located about 30 miles north of Harlem on Montana Highway 241. Havre-based warden Wes Oedekoven said it is believed the elk was shot on Oct. 2. The carcass, which was left to rot, was found on a section of state land within the BMA. The antlers were not removed.
Anyone with information about this case is asked to call Oedekoven at (406) 262-2407 or the Turn In Poachers-Montana hotline at 1-800-TIP-MONT (1-800-847-6668). Callers can remain anonymous and may be offered a cash reward if the information leads to an arrest.