Essex Police’s Rural Engagement Team have been in touch to say they’ve had reports of a Hobby being shot and unfortunately not surviving its injuries.
This is believed to have happened between 14th-15th August (last Friday – Saturday) at Essex Wildlife Trust’s Blue House Farm Nature Reserve at North Fambridge.
The incident number is #42/127418 and is being investigated by PCs Andy Long & Jed Raven from Essex Police.
Please call 101 and quote the reference number if you have any information that could help.
[Photo of the shot Hobby via Essex Police].