The Ministry of Natural Resources and Forestry (MNRF) is looking for the public’s help with identifying who is responsible for shooting and killing a white-tailed deer in the region. 

On November 13, 2022, Conservation Officers were alerted to a kill site of a deer that was shot on private property on the Ostersund Road off Highway 641. It is believed that the deer was shot on November 12, 2022.

The ministry takes this situation very seriously and is looking to identify those responsible.

If you have any information that will assist Conservation Officers in their investigation, please contact the ministry TIPS line toll free at 1-877-847-7667.  Or to remain anonymous, call Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-TIPS.

Conservation Officers remind everyone that by respecting seasons, sanctuaries, bag and possession limits, we all help ensure our natural resources stay healthy. To report a natural resource problem or provide information about an unsolved case, members of the public can call the ministry TIPS line toll free at 1-877-847-7667. You can also call Crime Stoppers anonymously at 1-800-222-TIPS. For more information about unsolved cases, please visit ontario.ca/mnrftips.