A female leopard was found dead at Kallabetta near the right bank canal of the Harangi dam in Hunsur taluk on Monday. The wild cat, believed to be around three years old, is suspected to have been caught in a snare laid for wild boar. The carcass was noticed by a forest team on Monday. Deputy Conservator of Forests Keshav visited the spot. A forest veterinarian conducted the post-mortem.