Maine Man Jailed For Keeping Live Deer In Trunk
SKOWHEGAN, Maine (Associated Press) -- A Maine man has served a 10-day jail sentence for putting an injured deer in the trunk of his car and keeping it there for more than eight hours before taking it to a butcher shop when it was still alive.
The butcher called police, who told him to euthanize the animal. The butcher then called the Maine Warden Service.
Somerset County District Attorney Evert Fowle says David Charrier took the deer and kept it for several hours.
Charrier pleaded guilty last month to cruelty to animals and other charges.
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