Police: Suspect lured seagulls with popcorn, ran them over

January 6, 2020 GMT

LAUREL, Md. (AP) — Police in Maryland say they’re looking for a person who lured a group of seagulls with popcorn before running them over with a car.

The Daily Times reports that the incident occurred Saturday in Laurel outside a Dollar General. Police said that at least 10 seagulls were killed.

Police said a suspect fled the scene.

Police said they were able to rescue an injured bird that had a broken wing. The bird was taken to a wildlife rescue.