Grizzly Bear Killed Near Troy

By Beacon Staff

State and federal wildlife officials are investigating the shooting death of an adult grizzly bear near Troy.

The bear was found several miles up a trail located along Pine Creek Road.

State Fish, Wildlife and Parks law enforcement and the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service believe the bear was shot between Nov. 6 and Nov. 10.

Anyone with information can contact state game warden Phil Kilbreath at 406-291-6539 or 1-800-TIP-MONT (1-800-847-6668). Callers can remain anonymous and may be eligible for a reward.

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