Illegal Hare Coursing in Fochabers

Police in Moray are appealing for information following an incident of hare coursing, which took place in the Fochabers area last week.

The incident took place sometime between 7-8pm on Thursday, 30 April, when a number of men were seen in the Dipple area with two large greyhound-type dogs.

They were seen leaving the area in a silver Mercedes C230 car.                                                                                                                                                                       

PC Hannah Haywood, from Buckie Police Station, said:

“We have been carrying out enquiries in the area following reports of this crime and are asking for anyone with further information to please come forward.

“This includes whether you saw the activities take place, or saw such a car in the nearby area on Thursday evening.”

Anyone with information can contact Police on 101, quoting incident 3131 of 30 April.

Alternatively, you can call Crimestoppers on 0800 555 111, if you wish to remain anonymous.