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Gray wolf killed in Okanogan County

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SEATTLE — Federal wildlife agents are investigating the death of an endangered gray wolf in Okanogan County.

The adult female wolf was shot and killed during a big game hunt in the area, Doug Zimmer, a spokesman with the U.S. Fish and Wildlife, said Monday. Hunters were in the field hunting elk or deer in the Pasayten Wilderness and reported to state wildlife officials on Sept. 20 that they had shot and killed a wolf.

It’s not legal to hunt…

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