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Bear poached with crossbow in somerset pa

I was recently reading a article in our local newspaper about a 600lb bear shot with a cross in somerset county pa. I was wondering if anyone has read this story or heard of it?

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Bear poached with crossbow in somerset pa

Here's a link..... Apparantly it was a bear that had been around for years, eating out of the dumpsters at a restaurant.....

http://www.phillyburbs.com/pb-dyn/news/281-09152007-1408111.html

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wat a waste hope the catch the guy who did it

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they will probably find the shooter,
PGC is pretty adiment on poaching...
especially bear.

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deff one that big wat mad someone do that lol is beyond me

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What a waste.

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I cant read what you wrote can you please speak english.

Thats a piss off for sure, whoever did it is an idiot and should be fined to the fullest, someone might have had the story of a lifetime this hunting season and the trophy of a lifetime if that moron would have left the bear alone for another month.

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Bear poached with crossbow in somerset pa

thats pretty stupid to do something like that they should throw the book at em if they catch em.

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Welcome to BGH trapper dan and I agree 100%.

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I hope they catch this person Shame on You!

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Bear poached with crossbow in somerset pa

This did not happen in Somerset. This happened in the Poconos about 10 mins from my house. Its a shame! I hope they catch this person soon! I drive by the restuarant pretty regularly and its a shame to know there are people out there like that! Brick Wall,)

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