Two Peterborough men to appear in court in connection with hunting allegations

A fox
A fox

Two men from Peterborough will appear in court next month in connection with illegal hunting allegations.

The two men are understood to have been taking part in the Fitzwilliam Hunt, but have not been named by Cambridgeshire police.

A Cambridgeshire police spokesman said a 64-year-old man from the Peterborough area has been summoned to appear at Peterborough Magistrates Court on July 27 for hunting a wild mammal with dogs.

A 44-year-old man, also from the Peterborough area, has been summoned to appear at Peterborough Magistrates Court on July 27 for hunting a wild mammal with dogs and causing unnecessary suffering to an animal.