Disturbing mystery over bucket of drowned mice found by the side of the road near Leamington - police looking into possible poisoning

Officers found the gruesome sight this morning while on patrol

Friday, 14th May 2021, 12:21 pm
Updated Friday, 14th May 2021, 12:22 pm

A bucket of drowned mice - who might have been poisoned - has been found by the side of the road near Leamington.

Police officers found the disturbing crime this morning as they were patrolling in Hunningham.

A spokesperson for the Kenilworth and Warwick Rural Police said: "A bucket was fly-tipped at the side of the road which was full of drowned dead mice. It was a bizarre thing to find.

A bucket of drowned mice - who might have been poisoned - has been found by the side of the road near Leamington.

"Warwick District Council was called immediately to collect as there was concern if there was any poison in the water or the mice had been poisoned."