December 15, 2016
Albany

Statement from James Allen, Spokesman for Governor Cuomo

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James Allen, spokesman for Governor Andrew M. Cuomo, issued the following statement regarding the white-tailed deer captured at the Polo Grounds Towers earlier today. 

 
“Over the last day, the New York State Department of Environmental Conservation advised the City of New York that there are alternatives to euthanasia that they can consider, including relocation. The City has now captured the deer, and Governor Cuomo has directed DEC to offer assistance to the City to transport and find a new habitat for it immediately." 
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