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Part I: Special Report: Operation Something Bruin

Updated: Friday, April 25 2014, 08:28 AM EDT
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A News 13 investigation finds questionable actions by wildlife officers during an undercover sting to catch bear poachers.

Last year's operation, called "Something Bruin", was aimed at stopping hunters from illegally killing black bears in North Carolina and Georgia.  State and federal wildlife officers arrested more than 80 hunters and charged them with hundreds of crimes.  But some of those charged in the sting claim undercover wildlife officers actually killed most of the bears, not them.  And now, a local congressman is calling for a federal investigation into the operation and those officers.

Click here for Part II of this Special Report. Part I: Special Report: Operation Something Bruin
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