Deer breaks into Harbor Crab Company in Patchogue

A Patchogue restaurant owner made a wild discovery today. Harbor Crab Company owner Frank Mills came into work today to find a deer on the floor with all four of his legs tied up with extension cords.

News 12 Staff

Nov 1, 2013, 1:24 AM

Updated 3,876 days ago

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A Patchogue restaurant owner made a wild discovery today.

Harbor Crab Company owner Frank Mills came into work today to find a deer on the floor with all four of his legs tied up with extension cords. He says two of his employees showed up to the restaurant at about 8:30 a.m. and were surprised to see damages and a deer running around the restaurant.

Surveillance video shows the deer bursting through the window at around 2:30 a.m. He made his way from the foyer to the dining room, and it appears he tried to get out but couldn't find a way. He ran around for almost six hours, tearing up benches and turning over tables until the employees captured him.

Emergency services and police helped to set the deer free.


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