GRAPHIC: Officials search for suspect who shot javelina in the face

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TUCSON, Ariz. (KOLD News 13) - Officials with the Arizona Game and Fish Department are searching for whoever is responsible for shooting a javelina in the face with an arrow.

In a tweet, officials stated the wounded javelina was found Monday, March 15, in the Continental Ranch Community Park. The animal suffered a broken jaw but is expected to make a recovery.

Anyone with information about the shooting should call 1-800-352-0700 and information leading to the suspect’s arrest could be subject to a $1,500 reward, the tweet stated.

Marana police found a javelina shot in the face with an arrow at the Continental Ranch Community Park on Monday, March 15, 2021.
Marana police found a javelina shot in the face with an arrow at the Continental Ranch Community Park on Monday, March 15, 2021. (Source: Arizona Game and Fish)

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