Bald eagle released back into wild in Kansas

Sedgwick County Sheriff's Deputy J.M. Antle, Rangemaster Steve Griner and two Sedgwick County firefighters release a bald eagle back into the wild near K-42 Highway and the Ninnescah River on Tuesday, July 4, 2017. (Courtesy J.M. Antle)

SEDGWICK COUNTY, Kan. (KSNW) – An injured Bald Eagle that was rescued by Sedgwick County Sheriff’s Office deputies earlier this year was set free Tuesday.

The bird was released back into the wild on Independence Day by Sgt. J.M. Angle, Assistant Rangemaster Steve Griner and two Sedgwick County firefighters.

The release took place near K-42 highway and the Ninnescah River.

After its release, the bird flew off back into the wild.

Video provided by Sgt. J.M. Antle

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s