Dozens of dead chickens apparently dumped into Tombigbee River

Monroe StockWREN – Residents alongside the Tombigbee River close to Highway 278 had their feathers ruffled during the weekend at the sight of dozens of dead chickens apparently dumped into the water.

The investigation was turned over to the Mississippi Department of Environmental Quality after the Mississippi Department of Wildlife, Fisheries and Parks and Monroe County Sheriff’s Office did an initial investigation.

For more on the story, check out the Aug. 28 edition of the Monroe Journal.

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