'Kevin the Turkey' of Wethersfield Captured and Relocated - NBC Connecticut

'Kevin the Turkey' of Wethersfield Captured and Relocated



    Aggressive Wethersfield Turkey Relocated

    'Kevin," a wild turkey that has been getting a bit too aggressive with drivers in Wethersfield, has been relocated to a safer location by the DEEP.

    (Published Wednesday, Dec. 6, 2017)

    An aggressive turkey named Kevin was captured in Wethersfield, the Department of Energy and Environmental Protection (DEEP) said. 

    Kevin was located in the vicinity of Jordan Lane and the Silas Deane Highway on Wednesday around 1:30 p.m.

    DEEP said Kevin traveled through a highly populated area and posed a hazard to himself and others. 

    "Kevin was transported using a National Wild Turkey Federation box to a safe location and released on a Written Promise to Continue eating plenty of roots, bulbs and leaves," DEEP said in a release.

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