SEYMOUR, Tenn. (WATE) — An investigation is underway after a bison was shot and killed in Tennessee.
Sevier County sheriff’s deputies are investigating after a Seymour resident reported that someone had shot his bison and tried to cut its head off.
Neighbors reported seeing someone driving a black Toyota in and out of the area and parked in the same area where the bison was shot. Neighbors also reported hearing a gunshot Sunday morning around 4:36 a.m.
The owner said he had last seen his bison in the field Friday.