Information Sought on 2 Pronghorn Poached near Riverton

Information Sought on 2 Pronghorn Poached near Riverton

RIVERTON — The Wyoming Game and Fish Department is seeking information regarding a doe and fawn pronghorn dumped and left to waste along Bushwacker Rd., near Missouri Valley Road north of Riverton.  

On October 2, following a report from the public, North Riverton Game Warden Jon Desonier discovered a doe and fawn pronghorn “most likely killed in a different location between September 26 and October 1, field dressed and then dumped off Bushwacker Rd.”  Warden Desonier said “because they were dumped along a road, someone may have a piece of information that can lead to solving this case. You just never know how the smallest tip might help.” 

Anyone with information on this wildlife violation can report tips or suspicious activity by calling the Stop Poaching Hotline 1-877-WGFD-TIP (1-877-943-3847), by texting keyword WGFD and your message to TIP411 (847-411), reporting online, or contacting North Riverton Game Warden Desonier at 307-856-4982 with any information you feel is relevant or if you have seen suspicious activity in the area. Reporters can remain anonymous and may be eligible for a cash reward up to $5,000 if the information leads to a conviction.

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Left: Doe pronghorn killed, field dressed and left to waste off Bushwacker Rd, north of Riverton. Right: Fawn antelope killed, field dressed and left to waste in same area.