Dawn raid by police investigating illegal dog fighting in Barrow
Last updated at 11:38, Thursday, 20 March 2014
POLICE and RSPCA officers carried out a dawn raid at the Barrow home of a man suspected of being involved with illegal dog fighting .
After a briefing at Barrow Police Station at 6am officers headed to Rawlinson Street and began searching the premises on Wednesday March 19.
Investigators are looking into allegations that illegal dog fights have been arranged and held at Salthouse Mills.
They are also probing an incident where a lurcher dog was found dead with its throat slashed at Roanhead, Barrow, in February.
First published at 07:39, Wednesday, 19 March 2014
Published by http://www.nwemail.co.uk
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