TCCS fails to identify Mimosa’s attacker

Share Canberra's trusted news:

TRANSPORT Canberra and City Services have suspended the investigation into the dog attack incident involving Mimosa the alpaca after it failed to identify the dog or the dog’s owner. 

TCCS began the investigation after Mimosa was attacked on March 12.

TCCS says key actions were undertaken during the investigation such as:

  •  collecting statements from two eye witnesses
  • a door knock of 14 properties in the area including schools, shops and businesses
  • a formal statement from the victim as well as a re-enactment of the incident
  • speaking with 18 individuals
  • assessing vet reports
  • following four potential leads including from social media.

During the investigation, TCCS also liaised with ACT police and the RSPCA ACT.

Who Can You Trust?

In a world beleaguered by spin and confused messages, there's never been more need for diverse, trustworthy, independent journalism in Canberra.

Who can you trust? Well, for more than 25 years, "CityNews" has proudly been an independent, free, family-owned news magazine, serving the national capital with quality, integrity and authority. Through our weekly magazine and daily through our digital platforms, we constantly and reliably deliver high-quality and diverse opinion, news, arts, socials and lifestyle columns.

If you trust our work online and believe in the power of independent voices, I encourage you to make a small contribution.

Every dollar of support will be invested back into our journalism so we can continue to provide a valuably different view of what's happening around you and keep free.

Click here to make your donation and you will be supporting the future of journalism and media diversity in the ACT.

Thank you,

Ian Meikle, editor

Previous articleMovie review / ‘Peterloo’ (M)
Next articleHave you seen Andrew?

Leave a Reply