Louth farmer sentenced on animal welfare charges

Court case
Court case

A Louth farmer, who had pleaded guilty to 11 animal welfare charges in September, has been sentenced at Boston Magistrates Court.

James Hunt, 23, of Legbourne Road, was given a 12 month Community Order with 240 hours unpaid work requirement.

He was also ordered to pay £1,000 towards legal costs and a £60 victim surcharge.

He was disqualified from keeping all livestock for a period of 18 months.