Wildlife officers want the public's help finding a cow elk poacher.
Someone found a slain cow elk shot in the South Book Cliffs near Wild Cow Wash, according to the Utah Division of Wildlife Resources. The area is about 8 miles west of the Utah-Colorado border, north of Interstate 70.
The meat on the cow elk had been removed from its carcass. The shooting likely occurred between April 4 and April 6, according to the division.