Pigeons 'being captured for food' in Exeter

Pigeons on a city street. Credit: PA

A Police Community Support Officer working in Devon says she's had reports that people have been capturing city dwelling pigeons - in order to eat them.

Sarah Giles was patrolling Sidwell Street in Exeter when she heard news of people capturing the birds.

She says she's looking into the matter.

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The RSPCA have been informed.