Three men arrest for animal cruelty
It will be alleged the men were involved with one kangaroo being burnt, shot with a firearm, spat on and kicked, then whilst being held by a man, the kangaroo was punched numerous times by a man wearing knuckle dusters.
It is further alleged the men were involved in the torture of another kangaroo that was stabbed with a knife over 20 times before the kangaroo was kicked to the head.
A 22-year-old man from Bullsbrook; a 28-year-old man from Aveley and a 26-year-old man of Woodvale are due to appear before the Joondalup Magistrates Court today, 28 September 2018, charged with:-
• Cruelty to Animals; and
• Possession of Things Intended to Inflict Cruelty.
Joondalup Detectives wish to thank the members of the public for their assistance in this investigation with a large amount of information being provided to police after the incident was made public on Wednesday, 26 September 2018.