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3 Men Arrested for Stabbing a Moose in Alaskan Public Park [VIDEO]

Three people were arrested for stabbing a young moose in Alaska. 

25-year-old Johnathan Candelario, 28-year-old James Galloway and 33-year-old Nick Johnston are under arrest by Anchorage police for apparently stabbing and killing a young moose in a public park.

Yesterday evening, April 28, a bicyclist called the police to report that three men were jumping on the “small” moose, kicking and stabbing it with a large knife.

The men are charged with wanton waste of game, animal cruelty and tampering with evidence.

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It is unknown if the men have attorneys. The yearling moose was found dead near the bike trail.

Moose are commonly seen in public city areas in Anchorage.

3 Men Arrested for Stabbing a Moose in Alaskan Public Park [VIDEO]