Wounded eagle caughtPublished 11:07am Wednesday, April 17, 2013
A wounded bald eagle was caught by authorities Tuesday afternoon and was to be taken to a raptor center for treatment of a broken wing, according to the Otter Tail County Sheriff’s Office.
A man saw the eagle in the east ditch south of the County Hwy. 47 and 200th Street intersection near Battle Lake just after 3 p.m. Tuesday, according to the report. Deputies and U.S. Fish and Wildlife responded and caught the eagle after about a quarter-mile chase.