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Man Arrested Over Pig Deaths on Yorkshire Farm

11 December 2015

UK - A 52 year old man has been arrested after 1,600 pigs were found dead on a farm in Harewood, West Yorkshire.

The pigs were initially discovered after police visited the farm in November after concerns were raised about the welfare of a man at the farm.

The pigs were found in various states of decomposition.

The investigation is being led by Leeds City Council Environmental Health.

ThePigSite News Desk

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