Motorist who killed two goslings has been identified

The Cape of Good Hope SPCA has managed to track down the motorist who ran over and killed two goslings while crossing the road with their mother.

Belinda Abraham spokesperson for The Cape of Good Hope SPCA says the motorist has been identified and a case has been opened with police.

She says charges have been brought against him in terms of the Animal Protection Act 71 of 1962 and they are currently awaiting an update from the investigating officer.

Read: SPCA to open case against impatient CT man seen driving over two goslings in CBD

We want to say a big thank you to the community of Cape Town for the way they rallied around and supported us.

Belinda Abraham, spokesperson The Cape of Good Hope SPCA

It is encouraging after seeing such a terrible act of cruelty...

Belinda Abraham, spokesperson The Cape of Good Hope SPCA

To hear more of the discussion with Belinda Abraham, listen below:


This article first appeared on CapeTalk : Motorist who killed two goslings has been identified


Recommended

by NEWSROOM AI
Read More
[PICTURES] City of Cape Town pours 1000s of litres of booze down the drain

[PICTURES] City of Cape Town pours 1000s of litres of booze down the drain

The City has carried out the annual clearing of confiscated illegal alcohol.

SPCA to open case against impatient CT man seen driving over two goslings in CBD

SPCA to open case against impatient CT man seen driving over two goslings in CBD

A family of Egyptian geese were crossing the road at the corner of Spin Street and Adderley Street, when the man drove over them.

SPCA warns of distemper virus spreading that could lead to many dogs' deaths

SPCA warns of distemper virus spreading that could lead to many dogs' deaths

According to the SPCA, the disease has led to the deaths of nearly 300 dogs in the Knysna area.

SPCA responds to baboon shootings in Constantia Valley

SPCA responds to baboon shootings in Constantia Valley

The SPCA says it was not informed about a permit given to Constantia wine farms to hunt and shoot baboons.

SPCA probes nasty neighbour who allegedly dumped missing cats in field

SPCA probes nasty neighbour who allegedly dumped missing cats in field

The neighbour apparently transported the cats in the boot of his car and dumped the animals at an open field in Atlantis.

Man who dumped body of family dog in street demoted at top JHB law firm

Man who dumped body of family dog in street demoted at top JHB law firm

Media law guru Emma Sadleir warns employees online that there are many potential events that could bring a company into disrepute.

Popular articles
Forensic investigator pokes holes in Watson death probe

Forensic investigator pokes holes in Watson death probe

The recent findings of a private pathologist ruled out suicide as the cause of death of the former Bosasa boss.

Solidarity: private Afrikaans-medium college will be based on language, not race

Solidarity: private Afrikaans-medium college will be based on language, not race

Solidarity's Connie Mulder clarifies the intent behind their Afrikaans-medium college and says it's time for SA to get over race.

Safety tips for homeowners - New crime trends identified

Safety tips for homeowners - New crime trends identified

Dialdirect's Maanda Tshifularo says burglars have extended their workweek to start on Thursdays and entry points have shifted.

'My child went to an Afrikaans school'  Panyaza Lesufi says not 'anti-Afrikaans'

'My child went to an Afrikaans school' Panyaza Lesufi says not 'anti-Afrikaans'

Lesufi has been responding to the building of a new Afrikaans university in Pretoria by trade union Solidarity.

Panyaza Lesufi takes a swipe at private Afrikaans university under construction

Panyaza Lesufi takes a swipe at private Afrikaans university under construction

Gauteng Education MEC says there is no room in a non-racial South Africa for reminders of apartheid.

[WATCH] Man and woman assaulting a motorist goes viral, for the wrong reasons

[WATCH] Man and woman assaulting a motorist goes viral, for the wrong reasons

Khabazela shares tweets and Facebook posts that have gone viral.