Vandalism at Widow Coulee Fishing Access Site
By angelamontana

Posted: July 24, 2014

Fish, Wildlife and Parks is seeking help in finding those responsible for vandalism recently at Widow Coulee Fishing Access Site on the Missouri River, 3 miles downstream of the mouth of Belt Creek, in Chouteau County.

Sometime between 10 p.m. and 6 a.m., July 18-19, a large party took place there. The FAS is open only from sunrise to sunset.

Numerous alcohol cans and bottles and trash were left behind. A large fire was abandoned and still burning the next morning when anglers arrived to fish. A building and a pickup truck had windows shot out.

Anyone with information on who is responsible for the vandalism and littering may call 1-800-TIP-MONT. Callers may remain anonymous. Information leading to the arrest and conviction for these incidents may result in a reward.

(Report by Montana FWP)