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Gardaí investigating alleged animal cruelty and neglect at Co Carlow farm arrest a male and two females

NewsBy Neil Fetherston
Gardai have arrested three in farm investigation
Gardai have arrested three in farm investigation

Gardaí investigating alleged animal cruelty and neglect at a farm in Co Carlow have arrested a male and two females.

All three, who are aged in their 40s, are currently detained under Section 4 of the Criminal Justice Act, 1984 at Carlow Garda Station.

The investigation commenced in April of this year when 351 dogs and 11 horses were removed from a farm in Co Carlow  during an 11 day joint operation involving the gardai, Carlow County Council and the ISPCA.