Cumbria police are asking for anyone with more information about a buzzard being shot to get in touch.
The bird was found injured on Wednesday, 3rd May in the area of Cowgill, Dentdale, Sedbergh.
It was taken for treatment at Kendal College Animal Rescue Centre.
X-Rays of the bird shows that it had been recently shot, but it is unclear where or when.
PC 2006 Rolland can be contacted through 101.