Horrific Crime: Young Bald Eagle Dies on Christmas Eve from Gunshot Wound in Southwest Virginia Wildlife Shelter

WYTHE COUNTY, VIRGINIA – Christmas Eve at the Southwest Virginia Wildlife Shelter turned tragic after a young bald eagle succumbed to a gunshot wound in its wing. The center, which is dedicated to the rehabilitation of wildlife, expressed deep sorrow over the loss of the majestic bird. The incident is being described as a “horrific crime” and has left the staff and volunteers at the shelter devastated. The bald eagle, a symbol of American pride …

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Shocking: Juvenile Bald Eagle Dies from Gunshot Wound on Christmas Eve in Southwest Virginia Wildlife Shelter

ROANOKE, Va. – A young bald eagle succumbed to a gunshot wound on Christmas Eve, causing sorrow at the Southwest Virginia Wildlife Shelter. The bird, weighing just under ten pounds, was admitted from Wythe County after eluding capture for over a week. The Southwest Virginia Wildlife Center expressed deep sadness over the loss of the juvenile bald eagle, who ultimately did not survive the severe gunshot wound and its resulting injuries. The center confirmed through …

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Jacket-wielding teenage gunman leaves 14-year-old boy with life-threatening gunshot wounds

HYATTSVILLE, Md. — In Hyattsville, Maryland, police have revealed new details about the shooting of a 14-year-old boy, indicating that the victim was shot after refusing to hand over his jacket. The incident took place near Northwestern High School, prompting a lockdown of the school due to nearby police activity, which has since been lifted. The teen was taken to the hospital with life-threatening injuries, and authorities have described the shooting as a result of …

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“Horrific Crime”: Juvenile Bald Eagle Dies on Christmas Eve from Gunshot Wound in Virginia Wildlife Shelter

ROANOKE, Va. (AP) – The Southwest Virginia Wildlife Shelter was met with a heartbreaking scene on Christmas Eve as a young bald eagle succumbed to a gunshot wound in its wing. The juvenile eagle, admitted from Wythe County, weighed just under ten pounds and had been on the run for over a week before being captured. Despite efforts to save the bird, multiple X-rays confirmed that the injuries were consistent with a gunshot wound, and …

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