A reward of$ 6,000 has been announced by the Louisiana Department of Wildlife and Fisheries for information that could result in the arrest of a Louisiana Black Bear that was discovered in West Feliciana Parish on October 7 with he fatal gunshot wound.
A deceased male black bear was reported off Solitude Road close to St. Francisville, and LDWF officials and biologists responded. A autopsy was conducted after the dead bear was discovered, and it was found that a rifle gunshot wound was the cause of the bear’s death.
People with information about this unlawful killing may use LDWF’s tip411 program or visit the Louisiana Operation Game Thief line at 1 – 800 – 442-2511. People can language LADWF and their idea to 847411 to use the tip411 plan, or they can completely get the” LASDF Tips” iPhone and Android app from the Apple App Store or Google Play.
Capt. can also be contacted by anyone with knowledge. Did Roberts at email be safeguarded?
The Humane Society of the United States, the Safari Club International Acadiana Chapter, and Louisiana Operation Game Thief are all offering rewards of up to$ 2,000 each, for anyone with knowledge that could result in a conviction in this case.
The tip411 software and the line are watched 24 hours a day. Spies may choose to remain anonymous upon request.
A bear can be caught during a closed season for$ 900 to$ 950 in fines and up to 120 days. Anyone found guilty of killing this black bear may also be subject to civil reparation for the$ 10, 000 replacement value of the bear that was taken illegally.