Derrill Rockwell, 49, told police that he grabbed his .22-caliber rifle and set out from his home Oct. 5 to fire at the bird after spotting it at the top of a hill about 90 feet away, the Daily Sentinel reported Friday.
"His intent was to spook it away," Deputy District Attorney Jason Conley told District Judge Richard Gurley on Friday, according to the newspaper. (image via UK Daily Mail)
But after shooting at the bird, the man said he noticed it didn't fly away and he reported hearing a woman moaning in pain.
I can see it, can't you?