SDGF&P seeking information in shooting of six pelicans in Hamlin County

HAMLIN COUNTY, S.D. — The South Dakota Game Fish & Parks is seeking information in an incident that left six pelicans shot in Hamlin County.

The pelicans were shot on the north side of Lake Marsh and were shot from the highway west of Hayti on 188th street, sometime between the evening of May 16 and the morning of May 17.

If anyone has any information regarding the incident, they are encouraged to contact Hamlin County Conservation Officer Dan Sternhagen at 1-605-881-0018 or use the TIPS hotline at 1-800-OVERBAG. You can also submit an online report here. A caller that provides information that leads to an arrest is eligible for an award.

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