No charges for man who shot bobcat

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TUCSON, Ariz. -- The Tucson area homeowner who trapped and then shot a bobcat will not be cited by Arizona Game and Fish.

The owner told authorities he was trapping feral cats threatening his chickens caught the bobcat and shot it.

He turned the wild cat over to the Tucson Wildlife Center where it is recovering.

Game and Fish says it is legal to shoot animals in Arizona to protect your livestock.