By Rosalind Russell – The remains of a bull moose has been found shot and abandoned near Blind River and the Ministry of Natural Resources and Forestry is looking to the public to help them solve the case.
Andrew Chambers with the enforcement branch of the ministry says the dead bull moose was found near the mouth of the Mississagi River on October 5th.
He adds the ministry hopes someone will come forward to help them the case.
If you have any information that will assist Conservation Officers in their investigation, contact Conservation Officer Duncan Hill at 705-280-8678. You can also call the ministry TIPS line toll free at 1-877-847-7667 or contact your local ministry office. Or to remain anonymous call Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-TIPS.
Conservation officers remind everyone that by respecting seasons, sanctuaries, bag and possession limits, we all help ensure our natural resources stay healthy. To report a natural resource problem or provide information about an unsolved case, members of the public can call the ministry TIPS line toll free at 1-877-847-7667. You can also call Crime Stoppers anonymously at 1-800-222-TIPS. For more information about unsolved cases, please visit ontario.ca/mnrftips.
Photo: The Ministry of Natural Resources and Forestry is looking for the public to help them solve a case involving a bull moose shot and abandoned in the Blind River area. Photo provided by MNRF and used with permissions.