Someone shot and killed a bald eagle in central Kansas and game wardens are searching for the shooter.
Kansas Game Wardens said the bald eagle was shot and killed sometime Wednesday morning below the Marion Reservoir’s dam near Hillsboro, Kan., north of Wichita.
“Anyone with information is asked to call Operation Game Thief at 877-426-3843,” game wardens posted on the Kansas Wildlife, Parks and Tourism Facebook page.”
All tips will remain anonymous. The bald eagle is the national bird of the United States and is protected by federal law.