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Police investigate after horse suffers burns

Police are investigating after a horse suffered burns in Hockwold, near Thetford.

The horse, which is kept in a field off Main Street, received burns near its eye and on the top of its head sometime overnight between Wednesday 1 November and Thursday 2 November.

As a result the horse developed colic which needed veterinary treatment.

It's not known how it came to receive the burns and police are appealing for anyone who may have any information to contact them.