$1,000 Reward for Information about this Buck Poached in Uptown Butte
The 5 point buck pictured was found by butte policemen on North Main Street, east of the original mine yard around 6:00am Monday morning. The deer was a mature, healthy 5 point buck that was poached within city limits, where the deer had been seen around Walkerville, Centerville and the Kelley Mine Yard. The local chapter of the Mule Deer Foundation is offering a $1,000 reward for information leading to the poacher responsible for the shooting.
People with information may call the toll-free hotline 1-800-TIP-MONT (800-847-6668). Tipsters may remain anonymous, and could also receive a reward from TIP-MONT.