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FWC seeks information regarding stolen buck in Leon County

News Release

Wednesday, December 23, 2015

Media contact: Bekah Nelson, 850-265-3676

The Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission (FWC) with the assistance of the Leon County Sheriff’s Office and the Florida Department of Law Enforcement is investigating an incident of a stolen buck in Leon County.

The eight-point buck was stolen out of the back of a hunter’s truck in Tallahassee on Dec. 20 in the parking lot of Outback Steakhouse between the hours of 8:30 and 9:30 p.m. while he was away from his vehicle.

Anyone with information about this incident is encouraged to call the FWC Wildlife Alert Hotline at (888) 404-3922. Information can also be anonymously reported online at or text or emailed to

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