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27/10/2021

No leads on Longford foal stabbing as investigation continues

'Absolutely no feud link' to vicious attack on Longford foal, insists father of 13-year-old owner

Gardai are appealing to anyone who may have information to contact Longford Garda Station

There have so far been no leads on the violent stabbing of a foal in the care of Longford charity Hungry Horse Outside.

Hilary Robinson of HHO referred to the brutal attack as ‘a new low’ two weeks ago when speaking to the Longford Leader.

Read also: Longford charity Hungry Horse Outside devastated following vicious stabbing of foal

Gardaí are investigating after the blade of a knife was found lodged in the jugular of the foal, which belonged to 13-year-old Anthony Donohue.

They’re hoping that the blade will have fingerprints that will help gardaí to find out committed the brutal act.

But so far, neither the owner of the horse, nor Hungry Horse Outside have received any updates.

Anyone with information is asked to contact Longford Garda Station on 0433350570.

Read also: 'Absolutely no feud link' to vicious attack on Longford foal, insists father of 13-year-old owner

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