Cases completed on unlawfully killed bull elk and bull moose in north-central Montana
Last updated 9/30/2021 at 8am
From Montana Fish, Wildlife and Parks
Two Montana Fish, Wildlife and Parks law enforcement cases from the fall of 2020 were completed, including an unlawfully killed bull elk in Blaine County, and a bull moose in Phillips County.
Lucas Sterling of Columbia Falls, 42, pleaded guilty to charges of hunting without a license and unlawful possession of a bull elk. Sterling killed the elk during the 2020 archery season in the Bear Paw Mountains in Blaine County. Sterling was hunting without the required special permit for the hunting district. He was ordered to pay $460 in fines, $1,000 in res...