Pekin PD saves deer stuck in fence

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PEKIN, Ill. — The Pekin Police Department saved a deer that was trapped in a fence on Thursday.

The PPD was requested to help Tazewell County Animal Control (TCAC) Thursday morning in freeing the deer on Cooper Street. Lt. Shipman and Officer Will Taylor with the PPD arrived to save the male deer. Shipman held the deer to prevent further injury while Taylor freed his leg.

TCAC has the deer and have bandaged his injuries.

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