Gagliano Castelferrato, uncensored animals discovered ready to be slaughtered: a complaint

He kept uncensored animals for slaughter. With this accusation LBC, by Gagliano Castelferrato, was denounced by the mobile team of the Enna Police Headquarters and by the Enna traffic police section.

On 3 April, as part of the checks to prevent the possible release of butchered meats in the food chain without any traceability, a farm was discovered a Gagliano Castelferrato where 36 animals were found (32 sheep, 2 horses and 2 pigs) without any identification and health certification, reared in an unauthorized or registered facility.

Veterinarians from the Enna Provincial Health Authority took part in the activities. According to the investigators, it is not excluded that the animals could be placed in the clandestine slaughtering circuit, given that they were devoid of any distinctive sign, that they had not been traced or reported to the health authority.

The veterinary service has proceeded to identify all the animals and other investigations are underway on the state of health of the animals subjected to seizure.

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