Poachers are busy day and night in Oregon.
Three cases around Halloween have Oregon State Police troopers asking the public for information on these incidents, while Oregon hunters raise reward amounts to $3,500 for those who do.
Troopers discovered all three poaching scenes after alert members of the community reported hearing shots fired or finding a carcass. The Oregon Hunters Association is offering $500 for reports that lead to an arrest or citation in the deer case, and $1,500 for each of the elk cases. Or reporters can opt for four ODFW hunter preference points instead of cash.