Police are aware of reports that a fox was hunted illegally on Saturday 21 February in the Sutton-on-the-Forest area.
Extensive enquiries into this incident are ongoing.
PC Clare Mayes, Wildlife Crime Officer at North Yorkshire Police, said: “I would like to speak to anyone who witnessed the alleged incident, or has any information about it. We take all reports of wildlife crime extremely seriously, and I would urge anyone who can assist the investigation to get in touch.”
Anyone with information should contact North Yorkshire Police on 101, select option 2, and ask for PC Clare Mayes. Please quote reference number 12150029157 when passing information.Last modified: May 9, 2018