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Suffolk Constabulary helps round up horses after sightings near Mildenhall Sainsbury's




Horses may be more associated with Newmarket than Mildenhall, but visitors to Recreation Way have been reporting an unusual sight.

Suffolk Constabulary has been called out to two incidents today (Tuesday, April 2) relating to equine roaming on fields near to Sainsbury’s.

It has been reported locally that loose horses were running past Wilko and down St Andrew’s Street. And last night some were reportedly spotted in a social club’s car park.

Horses were seen in Mildenhall (stock image) (8218712)
Horses were seen in Mildenhall (stock image) (8218712)

Police were called shortly after 8.30am this morning to reports ten horses were grazing on a riverbank.

A force statement said: “The owner has been contacted has advised that they will arrange for the horses to be recaptured.”

Police were then called shortly before 11.40am to reports of six or seven horses, at the same location.



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