Police seek information after kangaroo killed at Albury

An investigation is underway after a kangaroo was found killed and mutilated in the state’s Murray River region earlier this week.

Yesterday morning (Thursday 2 December 2021), a member of the public discovered the kangaroo on a walking trail on Bila Lane within the Wonga Wetlands, Albury. The kangaroo had been killed by a bow and arrow and was then mutilated and left on the path.

Officers attached to Murray River Police District were notified today (Friday 3 December 2021) and commenced an investigation.

The incident is believed to have occurred between 3pm Wednesday (1 December 2021) and 6am yesterday (Thursday 2 December 2021).

As inquiries continue, anyone with information is urged to call Albury Police on 6023 9299 or Crime Stoppers on 1800 333 000.

Anyone with information about this incident is urged to contact Crime Stoppers: 1800 333 000 or https://nsw.crimestoppers.com.au. Information is treated in strict confidence. The public is reminded not to report information via NSW Police social media pages.

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