Residents of Estes Park, Colorado, are offering a reward for information leading to the arrest of the shooter of a 20 pound bear cub, reports The Denver Post. The cub suffered for hours and nearly drowned in a creek as its mother paced nearby, according to witnesses.
The current reward, $1500, is being offered by a group called BearsAreUs. Bad News Bear News will kick in another $100. Anyone else?
If you have any information concerning who may have shot and killed this cub, please call Operation Game Thief toll-free within Colorado at 1-877-COLO-OGT, Verizon cell phone users can dial #OGT, or contact them via e-mail at firstname.lastname@example.org
Bears Are Us can be reached via email at email@example.com or 303-747-2911.