Montgomery Co. man accused of shooting bull in head

Montgomery County
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FONDA, N.Y. (NEWS10) – Police say a Montgomery County man is accused of shooting a bull on his property.

Authorities say on May 20 deputies arrested Robert Rusnica for criminal mischief in the second degree, a felony, following the investigation. They say Rusnica allegedly shot a Herford bull with a 30-30 rifle after the bull had wandered on his property.

The bull was eventually located back at the owners pasture with a gunshot wound to his head. Police say the bull had to be put down as a result of its injuries.

Officials say Rusnica was arraigned in the Town of Mohawk Court and remanded to jail on $1,500 cash of $3,000 bond.

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