Authorities are investigating the deaths of deer and antelope that were shot and left to rot near Arvada and Buffalo. The Wyoming Game and Fish Department says a doe deer and buck antelope were found shot July 31 and three other deer were found shot August 6th. Sheridan Region Game Warden Troy Achterhof says nothing was removed from the carcasses.
A cash reward is offered for evidence leading to the arrest and conviction of people shooting a big-game animal out of season. People with information can call the Sheridan Region Game and Fish office at 307-672-7418 or the Stop Poaching Hotline at 1-877-WGFD-TIP, that's 1-877-943-3847.