ORLANDO, Fla. (AP) -- A Florida newspaper reports a homeless man has been sentenced to 10 days in jail for punching a swan near an Orlando lake.
The Orlando Sentinel reports that 59-year-old Sor Angel Velez, listed as a transient in court papers, was sentenced Monday after pleading no contest to injuring the bird.
Police report that two off-duty police officers saw Velez punch a mother swan at Lake Eola Park on Sunday evening after she reached for him when he stepped too close to her babies.
Besides the jail time, Velez also was banned from the park.
A 33 year old man and a 37 year old man were found dead in Long Lake in the Township of Elk early Sunday morning.
As a prominent pastor in Merrill is fighting for his life, his community speaks out about the impact he has on them.
Crews are on scene of a fire at Dolhun Field Airport in Lake Tomahawk.
Two men accused of burning down a Wausau East High School shed appeared in court Tuesday, both are charged with arson.
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