Witness appeal following incident in Eling Recreation Ground, Totton
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We are appealing for witnesses following the discovery of a dead deer in Eling Recreation Ground, Totton at 8am on Friday (12 January). The deer had been found tied by its back legs to a tree.
Officers are investigating the incident and enquiries remain ongoing.
PC Pimbblet, of Lyndhurst District Policing Team, said: “We understand that this would have been a disturbing incident for those walking through the park, but please be assured that the incident is being investigated by local officers.
“If you saw anything suspicious in the area between Thursday evening (11 January) and Friday morning (12 January), including people and vehicles, please contact 101 and quote incident number 44240016724.”
You can also report online via the Hampshire & Isle of Wight Constabulary website.