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Judge Blocks Lawsuit To Stop Plan To Hunt Deer In Ossining's Teatown

Teatown Lake's plan to reduce the deer population can move forward.
Teatown Lake's plan to reduce the deer population can move forward. Photo Credit: Danny LoPriore

OSSINING, N.Y -- The plan to hunt deer over four nights on Ossining's Teatown Lake Reservation due to their overabundance has been allowed to move forward, according to LoHud.com.

A state judge blocked a temporary restraining order filed by two residents who say they are within rifle range of the area, the report said.

Teatown procured all the necessary permits and had sent a letter to its neighbors explaining the situation and the safety precautions that will be taken, according to the report. A date for the hunt has not been set.

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