STATE COLLEGE, Pa. (AP) – The Pennsylvania Game Commission had to kill a deer after it became trapped inside a hotel in State College and couldn’t be tranquilized.

The Centre Daily Times said the deer entered the Days Inn Penn State around 4 a.m. Friday after the automatic doors opened.

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Security video shows it running past the front desk and a clerk immediately making a phone call. Another camera catches the deer heading into the hallway but having difficulty getting traction on the slippery floor.

The newspaper says the animal became trapped in a bathroom hallway of the adjoining restaurant.

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Police tell the newspaper Game Commission officers weren’t able to tranquilize the deer, and had to kill it.

Police say no damage to the property was reported.

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