The public's help is needed to get to the bottom of a poaching case that recently occurred in Estes Park.

A bull elk was found shot and left in the area of Devils Gulch Road (Colorado Road 43) and H Bar G Road on the evening on January 13. Colorado Parks and Wildlife officials are asking anyone who has any information about this incident to contact CPW Wildlife Officer Chase Rylands at 970-652-0595. Rewards are available if the information that's given leads to an arrest or citation.

To provide information anonymously about a wildlife violation, the public can always contact Operation Game Thief at 877-265-6648, by dialing #OGT from a Verizon cellphone, or by email at game.thief@state.co.us.