According to Fox5Vegas.com,
A witness told police the men then emerged from the trees, carrying the body and severed head of the bird. Witnesses also told officers they earlier saw the suspects throwing the bird, discussing killing it and laughing about it.
The suspects claim to be law students at
Police identified the suspects as 24-year-old Eric Cuellar and 24-year-old Justin Teixeira. The two face felony charges of conspiracy and willful, malicious torture/killing of wildlife.