Man charged in death of Canada goose
Jake Fitchett, 24, charged with animal cruelty, mischief in weekend incident
A 24-year-old man is facing several charges after allegedly jumping on a gaggle of Canada geese in a Greater Napanee, Ont., park Saturday, killing one of the birds.
Jake Fitchett of Greater Napanee is charged with mischief, cruelty to animals and three counts of failure to comply with a probation order.
Ontario Provincial Police said officers were called to a disturbance at Napanee Conservation Park, on the banks of the Napanee River. Fitchett was charged Monday.
He was held for a bail hearing on Tuesday and remains in police custody, according to OPP.