Grizzly mama mauls deadbeat dad
From ANIMAL PEOPLE, November 2002:
WEST YELLOWSTONE, Montana–Buffalo Field Campaign staff
protesting against round-ups and slaughters of bison who leave
Yellowstone National Park quickly disassociated themselves from
Jeffrey Scheu, 36, who joined the campaign as a volunteer on August
26, identifying himself as “Jesshua Amun,” and suffered a broken
nose, facial cuts, and an injured knee two days later after he and
three other volunteers accidentally approached a grizzly bear sow
with two cubs.
The other volunteers either froze or dropped to the ground to
avoid posing a threatening appearance, but said Scheu tried to run.
Airlifted to Idaho Falls for medical treatment, Scheu turned
out to be wanted in Butler County, Ohio, for nonpayment of child
support. The Buffalo Field Campaign learned his actual identity from