Badger baiters are scared off from Bradford site

Police have re-appealed for information about an incident of badger baiting, near Allerton, Bradford.

Three men fled, dragging a terrier dog behind them which had a badger in its jaws, after they were disturbed by two women in a wooded clearing just before noon last Sunday.

The thugs were white men, aged about 20, and 5ft 10in to 5ft 11in.

One was wearing a royal blue jumper, a black padded waistcoat and black waterproof deerstalker hat with fur trim.

Anyone with information is urged to contact PC Richard Oddy, of Airedale and North Bradford Police, on 101, or Crimestoppers, in confidence, on 0800 555111.