Close encounter with a deer in a downtown Ithaca Mall

During the afternoon of June 3rd, a confused male deer broke into downtown Ithaca’s Dewitt mall and caused some chaos. Fortunately, Jay Boulanger and Mike Ashdown of the Department of Natural Resources were able to tranquilize the deer and bring it to the vet school to treat it’s injuries. Read the full story as it was featured in the Ithaca Journal here.