Sheriff says crowded scene in Bethlehem was becoming like "the Wild West"
By Bob Gardinier, Madeline St. Amour, and Skip Dickstein
Updated 3:49 pm, Friday, April 24, 2015
BETHLEHEM – All 15 bison that roamed across a section of town for the past several hours were shot and killed by family members who owned the animals Friday.
At least three buffalo killed in Selkirk
Updated 1:27 pm, Friday, April 24, 2015COEYMANS – At least three buffalo where shot and killed in a creek off of Willowbrook Avenue as authorities try to round up a herd of bison that escaped from a farm in Rensselaer County and crossed the Hudson River.
Gunshots can be heard near where authorities are searching for a herd of buffalo that bolted across the Thruway Friday morning.
There is no immediate word on whether any of the animals are hit. A State Police helicopter is hovering over the location where the herd believed to be.