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Holden man shoots, kills attacking bobcat

HOLDEN — A local man who had just come home from work said he threw a bobcat that attacked him to the ground and shot it to death.

Michael Votruba, 24, got home from work on Monday, got out of his truck, and went to the passenger side to grab his things when he saw an animal scurry into the space between the carport and his house.

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