Reward Increased to $15,000 in Killing of Two Mountain Goats

PICT Mountain Goat - USFWS
Published Monday, August 6, 2018

Thanks to donations, Colorado Operation Game Thief is increasing the reward offer from $5,000 to $15,000 for information leading to an arrest or citation in the case of two mountain goats that were shot and found dead July 3, approximately 2.8 miles up the Quandary Peak Trail.


PICT Poached Mountain Goat - CPW
Colorado Parks and Wildlife investigators seek information on the poaching of 2 mountain goats on Quandary Peak on July 3rd. The goats were shot at close range near the peak's summit. Courtesy CPW

Anyone with information can call or email Operation Game Thief at 1-877-265-6648 (1-877-COLO-OGT) or to report any information. Callers or emailers may remain anonymous if they choose.

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