WATCH: Turtle found with screwdriver stabbed into shell

Posted at 8:22 PM, Dec 19, 2016
and last updated 2016-12-20 16:31:01-05
Yet another disturbing case of senseless animal cruelty.
A family in Illinois came across this wild turtle that had a very large screwdriver lodged into its shell. Who would do this?
Not to worry – according to, the poor creature was taken to a vet, rehabilitated and eventually let go in a safe environment.