Monday 1 June, 2020

Policeman charged with animal cruelty over pet dog

(File image of a dog)

(File image of a dog)

A police officer has been charged with animal cruelty, a police statement says.

The 26-year-old, from George Town, is accused of delaying veterinary treatment to his pet dog after it was struck by a car.

The incident took place in December 2017 and the charge resulted from a Department of Agriculture investigation.

The man is currently on bail, the statement said.

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