Just something about this doesn’t seem right. The red tail hawk might have been a nuisance, attacking cars, kids, women and iPods … but couldn’t we have tried soft diplomacy first. Maybe a bow might have helped. Maybe a new leader who could reach across the isle. Oh well. H/T Capitolreport.
Town workers today removed the nest of a hawk that was believed to have been attacking residents of Carriage Drive.
Late this morning animal control officers Rae-Jean Davis and Tanya Wescovich, with the assistance of Old Mystic firefighters and their ladder truck, destroyed the nest of a red-tailed hawk that has been attacking people along Carriage Drive.
The two animal control officers donned riot helmets and thick gloves in case the aggressive hawk tried to attack them as they removed branches and leaves that made up the large nest.
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