Monday, June 24th, 2013 12:25 PM
A peacock on top of a car in the 500 block of Grove Ave. on Saturday. Courtesy Chris Koertge.
Reader Kirsten Weismantle caught a glimpse of this female peacock that found its way into the back yard of 229 Oak Park Ave. on Saturday.
Courtesy Kirsten Weismantle.
5 Comments - Add Your Comment
Posted: June 24th, 2013 11:26 PM
Cool. I hope I see him around town before he heads home.
Anna Lothson from Wednesday Journal
Posted: June 24th, 2013 3:01 PM
@John. You're correct.
John Butch Murtagh from Oak Park, Illinois Facebook Verified
Posted: June 24th, 2013 2:57 PM
Story I heard was that the bird was from Brookfield Zoo. Zoo said that the bird will return to zoo when its ready.
Julie from Oak Park
Posted: June 24th, 2013 2:26 PM
He looks like he's got a tag of some kind on his left foot. I wonder if he's from Brookfield? Seems like a long hike from the zoo for a bird who doesn't really fly much though.
Posted: June 24th, 2013 1:38 PM
This guy needs to get out of town - he's meat!!!
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