• Three sentenced after discovery of illegal sheep slaughtering

    7 days ago - By Food Safety

    Three men have received suspended prison sentences for offences relating to the illegal slaughter of sheep at a farm.
    Sean Burns, John Clayton and Kenneth Darren Evans were found by officers of Pembrokeshire County Council in Wales, preparing sheep carcasses, which had been slaughtered into smokies.
    Smokies are an illegal product created by singeing the fleece off the carcass of a sheep, to leave the surface of the meat with a smoky color and leaving the carcass with a strong smoky smell, due to the burning process. They are mostly sold in ethnic communities, which view them as a delicacy...
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