Breaking news from @RSPBBirders….
(Former) Stody Estate gamekeeper, Allen Lambert, has today been found guilty of poisoning 10 buzzards and a sparrowhawk, and of having a poisoner’s kit.
Sentencing due in November.
Well done indeed to the RSPB Investigations Team, Norfolk Constabulary and the CPS.
RSPB press release, including link to a video of the crime scene and details of other charges to which Lambert had pleaded guilty at an earlier hearing, here.
We’ll be blogging some more about this case shortly…
Meanwhile, here’s a question. Was/is convicted mass poisoner Allen Lambert a member of the National Gamekeepers’ Organisation? Let’s ask them. Emails to: email@example.com
Here are nine of the buzzards he poisoned: