Duck shot with crossbow bolt

The RSPCA is investigating after a duck was shot by a crossbow bolt in Dearne Valley Park in Barnsley. They say anyone convicted of shooting the animal could face a six-month prison sentence and a £5,000 fine. The duck appears to be mobile and is being monitored by the charity.

The duck is still able to get about Credit: RSPCA
The RSPCA believe the bolt entered through the duck's ear canal Credit: RSPCA