By: KDKA-TV News Staff
FULTON COUNTY (KDKA) — The Pennsylvania Game Commission is asking for the public’s help to provide information in connection with the the illegal killing of a black bear.READ MORE: COVID-19 In Pennsylvania: State Reports 5,198 More Coronavirus Cases And 44 Additional Deaths
The Game Commission’s Southcentral region’s ask for information comes after a black bear was found dead in Taylor Township, Fulton County last week.READ MORE: Firefighters Battling 2-Alarm Blaze In Mt. Lebanon
The game warden’s investigation after the bear was found suggests that the 250-pound bear was dead for approximately one week and that the bear’s death was the result of a single gunshot wound.MORE NEWS: Haunted Hills Hayride Decides To Close This Weekend After Death Of Steven Eason
The Game Commission is asking anyone with information about this incident to contact the Southcentral Region Office at 814-643-1831, the Operation Game Thief hotline at 1-888-PGC-8001 or online.