On September 13, policemen of the Animal Safety Bureau, inside the Neamț County Police Inspectorate, have been alerted by a 38-year-old man from Iași County concerning the killing of a canine within the forest in Bodești.
The operative crew moved to the place of notification, discovering the existence of a canine specimen, massive, feminine, with a wound on the top, being tied to a tree with a textile rope.
Following the investigations carried out by the police, the particular person suspected of committing the act, a 47-year-old man from Oslobeni, she was noticed by the police, being taken to the police headquarters, with a purpose to proceed the investigations.
On the idea of the proof administered, on September 14, the person in query was detained for twenty-four hours, being investigated below the facet of committing the crime of killing animals with intent, with out the fitting.
The police proceed their investigations with a purpose to set up, with accuracy, the factual state of affairs, below the supervision of the Prosecutor’s Workplace connected to the Piatra Neamț Courtroom.
In response to artwork. 25 para. 3, lit. a from Regulation no. 205/2004 amended by Regulation no. 138/2022, the penalties for killing animals, with intent, with out the fitting have been tightened.
It constitutes a criminal offense and is punishable by imprisonment from 2 to 7 years:
a) killing animals, with intention, with out proper;
b) flaying animals;
c) organizing fights between animals or with animals;
If a criminal offense is discovered, the courtroom can order the proprietor to be prohibited from proudly owning animals for a interval of as much as 5 years.
Supply: IPJ Neamt