Investigation underway into 13 burro deaths


Authorities are investigating after finding 13 burros shot to death in Nye County.

Someone found the first burro on May 5 and reported the death. Twelve more burros were found  in the following week. 

The Nye County Sheriff’s Office is assisting the Bureau of Land Management with the investigation. Anyone with information is encouraged to call this tip line 800-521-6501.

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