Horse Attacks

GCSO Working With Animal Control

Stacie Bartro
November 18, 2019 - 10:19 am

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Official Press Release from the Greenville County Sheriff's Office:

Investigators with the Greenville County Sheriff’s Office are currently working two incidents involving horse attacks in Greenville County.

Both of these incidents were reported within the past week.

The first incident occurred on October 31st, at a location off of Fews Bridge Road and involved a horse standing in the road, bleeding heavily and suffering multiple cuts.

The second incident occurred between November 14th  and November 16th when owners found their dead horse suffering from multiple gunshot wounds.

Investigators are working with Greenville County Animal Control to identify any other incidents that have occurred and are encouraging the community to come forward with any information they might have regarding these acts of violence.

Furthermore, if anyone else has experienced a similar type of incident, they are encourage to call Investigator Avigliano at 864-729-3243 or Crime Stoppers of Greenville at 23-CRIME.

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