Green Bay teens accused of setting live chicken on fire

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ST. CROIX COUNTY, Wis. (WBAY) – Three Green Bay teenagers face charges in St. Croix County in western Wisconsin after investigators say they set fire to a live chicken.

The incident happened in August while the boys, all 17 years old, were staying with the father of one of their friends.

That’s where investigators say the boys poured gasoline on the chicken and set it on fire.

Authorities became aware of it a video was posted on social media.

They’re due in court next month on a misdemeanor charge of mistreating animals.