Man Paid To Poison Neighbors Dog: Mt View - KZN *Picture Not For The Sensitive Reaction Unit South Africa (RUSA) was called out to Mt View - Verulam earlier today (Monday) after a resident found his 14 month old Jack Russell frotting from the mouth.
A local resident has come forward
with information that he he was paid R500 in cash last night at a local tuckshop to poison the Jack Russell with a piece of meat.
The man informed Reaction Officers that the meat laced with poison was provided by a disgruntled nieghbour after a dispute.
According to the informer he was asked to enter the property and throw the meat to the animal.
The man decided to provide information when he overheard that a criminal case was being investigated.
The owner is expected to open a criminal case later this evening.
A statement was not obtained from the informer & his version of events have not been confirmed at this stage.
The dog is critically ill.
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