Submitted by  Michelle Simard,  Cochrane District Crime Stoppers board coordinator

The Ministry of Natural Resources and Forestry needs your help catching the people responsible illegally shooting and harvesting moose on Nova Road east of Foleyet.

During the week of October 26th, unknown suspects shot and harvested two cow moose on Nova Rd near Kilometer 18.  One of the cow moose was white.  It is illegal to shoot and harvest white moose in wildlife management units 30 and 31.

Hunting is a privilege and should not be taken for granted.  As a community let’s catch the people responsible for this senseless act.

If you know of anyone who has illegally shot, killed or left an animal to spoil call Crime Stoppers right now at 1-800-222-TIPS, use the internet at or download the P3 app.  You can also call the MNRF tip line @ 1-877-847-7667.

If your information leads to an arrest you could earn up to $2000 in cash.  You will remain anonymous and will not have to testify in court.

See something, hear something, do something.  Report a poacher to Crime Stoppers.

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