New Jersey’s Department of Environmental Protection is working to trap and remove the birds. Workers will lure them using trails of corn and then capture them using a drop net.READ MORE: Foo Fighters Rock MSG In First Full-Capacity Show In New York City Since Most COVID-19 Restrictions Lifted
State officials say it could be a few weeks before the turkeys take the bait.Driver Wanted After Jeep Plows Into Family On Bronx Sidewalk; 'Car Sped Up To Hit Us,' Witness Says
“It’s disturbing,” Frazier told CBS2’s Meg Baker. “You see the claws on these things. They’re no joke. Some people think it’s not that serious, but it really is.”MORE NEWS: Eric Adams: Mayoral Campaign Worker Stabbed In Bronx
Some of the birds weigh more than 20 pounds and can run faster than 20 mph.