Quantcast

Mule deer poaching under investigation, FWP confirms - KBZK.com | Continuous News | Bozeman, Montana

Mule deer poaching under investigation, FWP confirms

Posted: Updated:

BUTTE - Montana Fish, Wildlife and Parks confirmed Thursday they are investigating the poaching of a mule deer in Butte.

The 5x5 point buck was shot sometime Saturday evening near the Granite Mountain Memorial.

A tip led investigators to a suspect, but no charge has been filed as of Thursday evening.

The carcass has been confiscated, and officials are scoring the antlers to determine restitution before a charge is filed.

The deer killed was part of the pit herd that is often seen in the area of the Berkeley Pit.

WEATHER
  • Most Popular StoriesMost Popular StoriesMore>>

  • New indoor sporting arena breaks ground

    New indoor sporting arena breaks ground

    Friday, June 22 2018 9:21 PM EDT2018-06-23 01:21:40 GMT

    BOZEMAN- Not a fan of outdoor winter sports? You might be in luck this year when temperatures drop. Montana Indoor Sports, a new indoor sporting arena, will be opening this winter on Jackrabbit Lane. 

    BOZEMAN- Not a fan of outdoor winter sports? You might be in luck this year when temperatures drop. Montana Indoor Sports, a new indoor sporting arena, will be opening this winter on Jackrabbit Lane. 

  • Bank merger sparks change for customers

    Bank merger sparks change for customers

    Saturday, June 23 2018 9:00 AM EDT2018-06-23 13:00:18 GMT

    BOZEMAN - There have been some recent changes to First Security Bank. First Security Bank and Big Sky Western Bank have merged together and are now owned by Glacier Bank.

    BOZEMAN - There have been some recent changes to First Security Bank. First Security Bank and Big Sky Western Bank have merged together and are now owned by Glacier Bank.

  • Man arrested after high-speed chase ends near Bozeman

    Man arrested after high-speed chase ends near Bozeman

    Friday, June 22 2018 2:52 PM EDT2018-06-22 18:52:34 GMT

    A Billings man is facing a number of charges after being arrested following a high-speed chase that ended in a crash outside of Bozeman on Thursday. 

    A Billings man is facing a number of charges after being arrested following a high-speed chase that ended in a crash outside of Bozeman on Thursday. 

Powered by Frankly

© KBZK.com 2018, KBZK.com
A CORDILLERA COMMUNICATIONS Station
All rights reserved
Privacy Policy, | Terms of Service, and Ad Choices

Can't find something?