Wildlife Troopers investigate alleged case of sheep poaching

ANCHORAGE, Alaska (KTUU) Alaska Wildlife Troopers are investigating a case involving three men allegedly poaching a sheep.

According to the AST daily dispatch, Troopers were sent an area on Pinochle Lane, near the Glenn Highway on August 3, “for a report of 3 males poaching a sheep, cutting the head off, and burying the body on a mountain.”

Troopers wrote a 17-year-old allegedly took a sub legal sheep. The teenager has been issued a misdemeanor summons to appear in court at a later date, according to the dispatch report.

A 40-year-old man from Wasilla, Robert Foster was also issued a summons for his apparent involvement in the crime.

Troopers listed violations as, “tampering with evidence, contributing to the delinquency of a minor, wanton waste, take of a sub legal sheep, unlawful possession of game, and removing the horns before salvaging all of the meat.”

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