Eugene man accused of killing chicken

Henry Young allegedly went onto a private property without permission

Henry Young allegedly went onto a private property without permission Monday and killed the bird. (Lane County Jail)

EUGENE, Ore. (AP) – Police in Oregon arrested a 22-year-old man accused of killing a chicken.

Spokeswoman Carrie Carver of the Lane County Sheriff’s Office says Henry Young went onto a private property without permission Monday and killed the bird.

Young, who has no known address, was booked into a Eugene jail on charges of animal abuse and criminal mischief.