Man indicted for running over deer with ATV
DNR CPOs arrested a Clinton man who is accused of running over a
deer with his ATV.
grand jury indictment against Clay A. Reeves,21, included one
felony count of animal torture and numerous other Illinois animal
and wildlife code violations.
Reeves was taken into custody without incident by Illinois
Conservation Police and was transported to the DeWitt County Jail,
where he was held on $15,000 bond.
Reeves is alleged to have used an ATV to run down several white
tailed deer on Clinton Power Station property in DeWitt County in
February. An injured deer was observed by a citizen who called the
Conservation Police, leading to the discovery of seven deer that
had been run over.