Elk NetworkHelp Wanted! Mountain Lion Found Beheaded in Utah

General | June 18, 2017

Wildlife officials in northern Utah are looking for information about what appears to be an illegally killed mountain lion in Davis County. Locals found the animal beheaded near the popular Bonneville Shoreline Trail.

Officers with the Utah Division of Wildlife Resources contacted nearly all hunters with permits for the area and determined it to be a poaching. If you saw anything suspicious in the area in late April or early May, call 1-800-662-3337 or send an email to turninapoacher@utah.gov.

(Photo source: Utah Division of Wildlife Resources)