Fourth person charged re animal cruelty
It will be alleged he was involved in the incidents where a kangaroo was 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 and another kangaroo that was stabbed with a knife over 20 times before the kangaroo was kicked to the head.
It is further alleged on 31 March 2018, he tortured an adult chicken by placing it on a fire fuelled by accelerant. A small explosive device was detonated causing injury to the chicken.
A 26-year-old man from Wanneroo has been charged with:-
• Three counts of Cruelty to Animals; and
• Possession of Things Intended to Inflict Cruelty.
He is due to appear before the Joondalup Magistrates Court today, 28 September 2018.