MANGESHI: In a shocking incident, a leopard was found dead at Shimepaine, Mangueshi today morning.
The animal was found trapped in a snare. The leopard was sighted by many people in the residential locality for past several days causing panic among locals.
Snares have been setup at several locations in the village by unidentified persons.
The leopard must have got caught in one of these snares.
Forest dept officials were called in to take charge of the dead animal and investigate the matter further.