Reward offered for information on shooting of bull elk on private land

The Presque Isle County Sheriffs Department is asking the public for information on the shooting of a large bull elk in Bismarck County.

Investigators say the elk was shot by a rifle sometime in November of last year and later died of its injuries.

The elk was privately owned and was inside a fenced field on private property.

Anyone with information is being asked to contact Sergeant John Kasuba at the Presque Isle County Sheriffs Department at 989-734-2156.

A two thousand dollar reward is being offered for information that leads to the arrest and conviction of whoever is responsible.