Bald Eagle shot in North Dakota, Reward offered for information

(North Dakota) — The U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service is investigating the death of a bald eagle, which was shot near the city of Bantry in McHenry County, North Dakota on Oct. 22, 2015. Witnesses reported that the person or persons responsible for the shooting were driving a black or very dark blue S-10 type truck with a white topper. The U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service is asking for assistance from the public to help identify this vehicle or its occupants. Bald eagles are protected by state and federal law, including the Migratory Bird Treaty Act and the Bald and Golden Eagle Protection Act. The shooting of any eagle is considered a violation of those acts and is a serious offense. *Feature Photo Bald Eagle by Bruce Hallman/USFWS / Pitchengine Communities* #dally #news