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Poaching incidents continue after rabbits taken

Laura Kearns 2nd Oct, 2017 Updated: 2nd Oct, 2017

FURTHER incidents of poaching have been reported in south Warwickshire.

A dead rabbit was found on land off Mayswood Road in Wootton Wawen on Wednesday morning (September 26). It had wounds indicating it had been shot with an airgun.

Police say other adult rabbits have been taken leaving the babies to die.

The incidents have taken place at night time over the last two weeks.

Anyone with information is asked to call 101 and speak to police.

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