Lamb 'destroyed' after crime in field

Police are investigating after a lamb was seriously injured and another stolen from a field in Coxbench.

Thursday, 4th May 2017, 3:03 pm
Updated Tuesday, 9th May 2017, 6:55 pm
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The lamb was discovered with injuries to his leg in the field off Coxbench Road on Monday and had to be 'destroyed', according to officers. Another lamb from the same field was also reported to have been stolen.

Witnesses or anyone with information should call PCSO Courtney Chetwyn on 101, quoting reference 17*180389, or Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555 111.