Creswell, N.C. — The U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service is offering a reward up to $2,500 for information about the death of a red wolf in Tyrrell County.
The wolf, which is protected under the Endangered Species Act, was found dead near Creswell on Sept. 4.
The unlawful taking of a red wolf could result in a one-year prison sentence and a fine of up to $100,000.
Anyone with information on the red wolf's death is asked to call 919-856-4786, 252-216-7504 or 252-216-8225.