3 birds rescued after 20 others found dead in Salisbury park

SALISBURY, NC (WBTV) - Carolina Waterfowl Rescue says it has taken three birds that were rescued from a Salisbury lake after 20 other ducks and geese were killed.

The group Friends for Life Cat Adoptions says 20 other ducks and geese were shot and clubbed at the lake located in Rowan Memorial Park.

A member of the group found the three surviving birds and took them to Carolina Waterfowl.

They are hoping to place two of them in a bird sanctuary.

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