MONTVILLE, N.J. (AP) — Officials are trying to find the person who is dumping deer carcasses along a roadway in northern New Jersey.
The state Transportation Department says it’s been happening along Route 287 in Montville and Pequannock for six months.READ MORE: Pride Month: NYC LGBT Historic Sites Project 'Making An Invisible History Visible'
Bones litter an area near the exit ramp.
Montville resident Dennis DiLeo told The Daily Record of Parsippany he has called authorities twice. He said the smell is terrible.READ MORE: 'The Late Show With Stephen Colbert' Returns In Front Of A Live Audience Monday Night
The DOT says its crews are not dumping the deer.
The agency has notified the State Police.MORE NEWS: Flag Day Celebrated In Times Square
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