'Pixie's last hours were in indescribable pain'.
that was the gist of it, among other things, in a heartbreaking Facebook lookup from the now-former hesteejer Caroline Paul Brandstrup, when her horse for a little under a month ago, died a horrible death.
In the advertisement, she wrote, how the horse, which she describes as his best friend, panicked, as some of the boys fired a firecracker of right by the side of the fold. Pixie would run in the security in its box, but fell and tore both the nerves and the pelvis in pieces.
Sydøstjyllands Police have now investigated the matter and have found the five boys, who are 6. december lit the firecracker that ended up with scaring the life of the Pixie. Subsequently, the horse killed.
It writes TV2 east Jutland.
But even though the firecrackers fall under the illegal category knaldfyrværkeri, as by violation punishable by a fine and in particularly serious cases imprisonment for up to two years, the five boys are not charged. They are all five to 14-years-old and is thus below the age of criminal responsibility.
Vicepolitiinspektør Poul Steffensen is sure, however, that the boys have got themselves a big lesson.
- They are locals and really get bored of it. They had not in their wildest dreams imagined that kanonslaget would bother anyone, " says Poul Steffensen to TV2 Østjylland.
Across from the media give Caroline Paul Brandstup expressed that she now sits back with a split feeling. On the one hand, she is glad that they are going to stand accountable for their actions. But yet not totally, when they can not be punished.
- I know, however, that here we have got the boys to think for themselves, and it is the most important thing, she says to TV2 Østjylland.
Ekstra Bladet has tried to get in touch with Caroline Vinther ann duffy. So far no luck.
Also has the Extra Magazine contacted the east Jutland Police for a comment from vicepolitiinspektør Poul Steffensen, but he can't be contacted until Monday.