A still from a video clip showing a group of men butchering a barking deer and preparing a meal with the meat, in Bang Pa-in district, Ayutthaya province. (Photo from video via Sunthorn Pongpao)AYUTTHAYA: A local builder has been arrested and charged after been seen in a video clip with other men butchering the carcass of a barking deer in preparation for cooking it, in Bang Pa-in district. They found barking deer hair and butchering knives in the house grounds. Police said Mr Panya confessed he bought a dead barking deer from a hunter in Saraburi province for 8,400 baht and took it to his home in Ayutthaya. He claimed he did not know the barking deer was a protected animal.
Source: Bangkok Post April 25, 2019 06:00 UTC