Forensic Scientists Spot a Deer Gnawing on Human Remains for the First Time Ever

Forensic Scientists Spot a Deer Gnawing on Human Remains for the First Time Ever

 Forensic Scientists Spot a Deer Gnawing on Human Remains for the First Time Ever

Photos taken by trail cameras reveal a whitetail deer standing over the skeleton gnawing on a human rib bone. It happened again just a week later, when the camera caught a deer with another rib bone hanging out of its mouth like a cigar. It was not clear whether it was the same deer in both instances.

According to Popular Science, this is the first known evidence of a deer acting like a scavenger chewing on human bones, and the authors published their findings in the Journal of Forensic Sciences.

 

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