By Kasia Hall
Oregon State Police are asking for the public's help in the poaching of a cow elk found Monday on Buck Ridge Road in Elliott State Forest in Coos County.
Police said the cow elk was shot once through the front shoulder within the last couple of days. The cow elk was left to waste.
A reward is being offered through the Turn In Poachers Program for any information that leads to the arrest of the person or people responsible.
Anyone with information is asked to contact Trooper Ryan Keeler at 541-888-2677 ext. 243 or the program hotline at 800-452-7888.