Colorado Police Officers on Leave After Killing Elk

Boulder police are investigating the shooting of the elk considered a "neighborhood legend."
0:59 | 01/04/13

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Because I never had let things we have talked about -- new around the neighborhood is big -- tonight all that's left is this memorial with -- saying we're all very sad. A boulder police officer -- the -- then it was removed by an off duty officer and a boulder sheriff's deputy. Laura -- -- -- -- before and on January 1 she saw the officer in her yard then heard a gunshot. Inside police officer with and a gun and then -- -- went -- -- that she. -- me he -- -- under his knees and then under the ground. The officer who shot the -- says it was -- injured. But 7 NEWS asking tough questions today about this incriminating picture. Chief there's a picture of him holding the antlers -- -- a photograph. Doesn't that seem a little bit suspicious it seems -- like a trophy to me. Well -- I'm not gonna classified in any manner until we do an investigation boulder police say they will do an internal investigation on the officer pictured here. As well as the off duty cop. Who brought the pickup truck to remove the carcass.

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