(photo courtesy of wilddelmarva.com)
State game wardens are seeking help in find who illegally shot a pair of white-tailed deer on two separate Sundays recently behind a Great Falls church.
A whitetail buck was discovered dead April 14 just behind Valley View Community Bible Church, 3400 Flood Road. The church sits less than a mile south of the Marketplace Mall on the southwest side of Great Falls.
A week later, April 21, someone killed a whitetail doe in the same location.
The is the second time in a month deer have been poached on the edge of Great Falls.
On March 19 two whitetails were discovered in a field near Highland Cemetery south of town. Both animals had been shot with a rifle.
Anyone with information about either incident is urged to call 1-800-TIPMONT.
Rewards are available through the TIPMONT program and informants are kept confidential.