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COLD CASE FILES 

Last Updated: 08/13/2014

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Buck Antelope Poached Near Artesia (08/13/2014)

ARTESIA - Officers are investigating a poaching case involving a buck antelope...

 

Buck Antelope Poached Near Artesia

 

 

Mule Deer Poached Near Carrizozo (06/27/14)

CARRIZOZO – The three deer carcasses were discovered Wednesday, June 27, off Forest Service Road 441, known as the O-Bar-O Road, in the Lincoln National Forest...

 

Three deer carcasses discovered

 

 

Three Deer Shot and Left to Rot Near Ute Lake (04/19/14)

LOGAN - Officers are investigating three deer that were shot dead and left to rot in Ute Lake State Park...

 

Three Deer Shot and Left to Rot

 

 

Wild Rivers Big Buck (11/13/2013)

TAOS COUNTY - On November 13, 2013 Conservation officers responded to a report from the BLM Wild Rivers Recreation Area about a dead mule deer alongside NM State Road 378...

 

Wild Rivers Big Buck shot near State Road 378

 

 

Four Headless Deer Poached (10/13/2013)

CHAMA - On October 13, 2013 Conservation officers received a report about a headless deer carcass found on a ranch outside of Chama New Mexico...

 

Four headless deer recently found poached outside of Chama

 

 

Trophy Bull Elk Found Dead, Poaching Suspected (09/04/2013)

ALMA – New Mexico Department of Game and Fish conservation officer KC Gehrt recovered a dead, world-class, bull elk outside of Reserve Sept. 4. Poaching is suspected.

 

Trophy Bull Elk recovered outside Reserve NM. Poaching is suspected

Trophy Bull Elk found dead outside Reserve NM. Poaching is suspected

 

Trophy Bull Elk recovered outside Reserve NM. Poaching is suspected

 

 

Headless Antelope Buck dumped on the side of the road (07/03/2013)

Roswell - New Mexico Department of Game and Fish officers are investigating a headless antelope buck found on July 3, 2013 at 9:30am near the intersection of Bland Street and Red Bridge Road.

 

Headless antelope buck dumped on the side of the road in Roswell

Headless antelope buck dumped on the side of the road in Roswell

 

Headless antelope buck dumped near intersection of Bland Street and Red Bridge Road in Roswell

Headless antelope buck dumped near intersection of Bland Street and Red Bridge Road in Roswell

 

Animal Carcasses and heads dumped (10/30/2012)

Chaves County - Five animal carcasses and heads dumped in the Pecos River near the bridge located on Highway 249

 

Animal carcasses dumped in the Pecos River near the bridge located on Highway 249.

Animal heads wrapped in clear plastic bags dumped with carcasses

Animal heads wrapped in clear plastic bags dumped with carcasses

 

Doe Gut Shot on Private Ranch (10/23/2012)

Female deer gut shot and left to rot South of Duran, NM in Torrance County...

 

Female deer gut shot and left to rot in Torrance County

 

Trophy Buck Antelope (06/18/2012)

Trophy buck antelope was illegally killed in Colfax County...

 

Trophy buck antelope illegally killed and left to rot

Trophy buck antelope illegally killed in Colfax County

 

Bull elk near Pie Town (10/24/2011)

This 5X5 bull elk was shot and left to rot...

 

 

Turn in this poacher (09/26/2011)

This mature mule deer buck was dumped north of Hobbs, NM

 

 

Can You Identify 1 of these people (04/21/2011)

The Department of Game and Fish is seeking the identities of the individuals in these photographs...

 

 

Doe Pronghorn poached near Bloomfield, NM (03/25/2011)

A pronghorn was found on Ensenada Mesa between Largo Canyon and...

 

 

2 Bull Elk killed near Cuba, NM (03/25/2011)

Two bull elk that were shot and most of the meat...

 

Bull elk shot near Cuba, NM

Bull elk shot near Cuba, NM and left to rot

 

Pronghorn antelope killed near Santa Rosa, NM (08/26/10)

A buck and doe pronghorn were killed and left

 

 

 

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