On December 2, 2018, Assiniboia Conservation Officers received information regarding a shot and left mule deer buck. The deer was left to waste approximately 7 km South of Ardill (SW 12-11-29-W2). Officers were able to collect some evidence at the scene. Not only was the animal left to waste, but there was also no open season for either sex mule deer at the time of the incident. The season had closed on November 14, 2018.

If you have any information, call the toll-free Saskatchewan Ministry of Environment Turn In Poachers Line 1-800-667-7561 or #5555 from a Sasktel cellphone (phone calls only, no text messages). You can also report online at saskatchewan.ca/tip. Remember, you can remain anonymous and may be eligible for a cash reward if your information leads to a conviction.