Falcon Found Dead in CharltonOne of the falcons stolen last week has been found dead today at Charlton Lakes, the other was recaptured safely on Thursday.

The Gyr x Barbary falcon and Red Naped Shaheen x Lanner falcon were taken in the early hours of 17th June 2015.

Owner, Haley Kirby BulnerĀ  said, “Thank you to everyone who have helped in the past few days trying to locate Branston our Red Nape Shaheen x Lanner Falcon, sadly this morning I had a call from a dog walker in Charlton that he had found him dead on the floor and he kindly waited for me until I got there to collect him.

“We believe with all this media attention and everyone local to Andover being vigilant has made them ditch the birds,unfortunately one of them has paid the price.

“If you hear anything or have any information at all please contact the Hampshire police. RIP Little fella, fly high”

If anyone has any information, please contact Andover Police on 101.

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