RCMP seeking information concerning death of a horse, Parkdale, N.S.

Lunenburg District RCMP are investigating the death of a horse that occurred on January 1st, 2015.

On January 1st, Lunenburg District RCMP received a complaint of a fatally shot horse in Parkdale.

Preliminary investigation determined that the white, seven-year-old female Percheron horse weighing 2100 lbs was last seen alive on December 20th, 2014. The deceased horse was one of four horses that roamed a large 30-acre property. The other three horses were unharmed. The incident is believed to have occurred between December 20th and December 25th. The were no other similar incidents reported in the area.

The Lunenburg District RCMP are asking if anyone has information regarding the identity of the person responsible for this crime to please contact the Lunenburg District RCMP at (902) 527-5555. Anonymous tips can also be sent to Crime Stoppers by calling toll-free 1-800-222-TIPS (8477), submitting a secure web tip at www.crimestoppers.ns.ca or texting a tip – Tip 202 + your message to 274637. The investigation is continuing.

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