NYPD: Man arrested for using bow, arrow to shoot squirrels on Staten Island

ByEyewitness News WABC logo
Wednesday, May 3, 2017

STATEN ISLAND, New York (WABC) -- A man on Staten Island was accused of using a bow and arrow to illegally shoot a squirrel on his house.

Johnathan Mangia, 27, was arrested at his home on the 100 block of Ridgecrest Avenue Tuesday morning.

Police said they received a phone call about a man illegally shooting arrows at squirrels.

Officers said Mangia told them he shot the squirrel "on his house."

He was charged with prohibited use of a weapon and reckless endangerment.