SISTERS, OR -- Local State Police Fish and Wildlife troopers are looking into a suspected poaching case, and a reward is being offered for information leading to an arrest and conviction.
Earlier this month, a buck deer was found near a residential area off Brooks Camp Road in Sisters. The animal had been shot with an arrow, beheaded and left to waste. The report came in September second, but investigators believe it was dumped on or around the late evening, September first.
The Oregon Hunters Association Turn-In-Poacher (TIP) program
is offering a $500 reward for information in the case. Contact the TIP Hotline 24/7 at 1-800-452-7888 or email TIP@state.or.us.