PRESTON, ID. | By Scott Wright – On January 31, officers from the Idaho Department of Fish and Game assisted by the Preston Police Department and Franklin County Sheriff’s Office served two search warrants in the Preston area of Southeast Idaho.

One of the locations was a residence in Preston and the other was a residence in the Treasureton area. The warrants were part of an ongoing investigation involving the illegal harvest of big game animals. The cases are currently under investigation.

If you have any information concerning these, or any other wildlife crime, please call the Idaho Department of Fish and Game at (208) 236-1261 or Citizen’s Against Poaching at 1-800-632-5999.