Three arrests after pigs die in Northwold fire

Stock image of pigs
Stock image of pigs

Three men have been arrested on suspicion of criminal damage after a shelter containing pigs was set alight in Northwold.

Several piglets and a sow died following the incident at an address off Brandon Road on June 24.

Three men, aged in their 20s, were arrested and subsequently bailed until July 22 pending further enquiries.

Police are also investigating a number of similar incidents including one in Little London Road, Northworld, on June 11 in which two sows and 25 piglets died.