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Police to report man, 71, following claims cattle allegedly ‘running loose' on A9

1 month ago   |   By Press and Journal

A 71-year-old man will be reported in connection with allegedly failing to manage livestock which locals claim had been “running loose” on the A9 Inverness to Thurso road in Sutherland.
Following numerous complaints from members of the public, police went to the scene at a farm near Dornoch on Tuesday, along with agencies including Bear Scotland, the Animal and Health Plant Agency and the Scottish Government Rural Payments and Inspections Division.
A man has been charged and will be the subject of a report to the procurator fiscal in due course, said police.
PC Martin Macrae of the road...
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