Man shoots, kills tame deer living in cemetery

"Ella" said to be comfort to grieving families

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Kansas City, Mo. - A Kansas City teenager faces a fine after shooting and killing a deer.

The beloved deer named Ella lived in a cemetery and was said to be comfort to grieving families.

The cemetery trustee said she would come out at funerals.

The 19 year-old shooter said he didn't realize she was tame and planned on using the meat for food. He owes a fine of over 300 dollars.

The city is planning to hold a memorial for Ella.

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