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Willimantic police investigate discovery of animal head in parking lot

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WILLIMANTIC–On Wednesday evening a farm animal’s head was discovered in a business parking lot in Willimantic.

The discovery was made around 7:30 p.m., and Windham Animal Control officers were instantly called to the scene to remove the head and examine it.

Police are unsure what animal it is exactly, but suspect it is in the cow or horse family. A local veterinarian will help confirm the species.

Police are looking at surveillance video to try and determine what happened, but if you have any information please call 860-465-3135