DFG Statement on Tahoe Bear Shooting

The Department of Fish and Game’s Law Enforcement Division is actively investigating the recent shooting of a black bear on a beach at Lake Tahoe.
 
Because this is an open investigation, we cannot publicly release any information at this time.
 
We understand and share the public’s concern about this incident, and will issue an update and further details as soon as possible. If you have information that might assist in the investigation, please call our CalTIP line at 1 (888) DFG-CALTIP. The toll free telephone number operates 24 hours a day, 7 days a week. You do not have to give your name.