Badger sett in woods destroyed
18 November 2009 - BBC News
A badger sett in Hertfordshire woods has been destroyed by people who filled
in the entrances.
The 24 entrances to the sett in Alburyend Wood, Albury, were filled in to
cave-in the badgers' home and kill any animals living there.
Police investigating said it is believed some form of low level explosive was
Pc Paul Scott, from Buntingford police station, said: "This is a disgusting
Sgt Jamie Bartlett, wildlife crime co-ordinator for Hertfordshire police,
said: "We are working closely with a number of organisations to investigate this
crime and to gather as much evidence as possible."
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