Brookville, PA – The Game Commission they are still investigating the case of two young men who filmed themselves abusing a deer recently, and they’ve had multiple officers on the case since the weekend.

They are working alongside State Police in Punxsutawney and the Jefferson County District Attorney’s Office.

They are also aware of numerous other videos of animal abuse that have been reported, though these will be handled as other cases because other individuals were involved.

It’s still unclear what charges the two young men involved in the deer video could be facing.

Please remember that investigations take time.

The families and workplaces of the young men have also been on the receiving end of harassment and threatening messages. Anyone caught harassing another person, no matter what their reasoning, could be facing charges as well.

The Pennsylvania Game Commission is aware of a video purporting to show individuals assaulting an injured deer. The…

Posted by Pennsylvania Game Commission on Sunday, 1 December 2019