Elevated theft and slaughter of cattle in Sancti Spiritus

The numbers of main cattle thefts and slaughters elevated throughout Cuba throughout 2023.

In actual fact, most provinces have recorded alarming knowledge on this regard, and data, even, per province. In Sancti Spíritus, for instance, within the first 4 months alone, 1,790 animals have been victims of theft. Of them, 550 cattle and 1240 horses.

The sacrifices reached 1,094 head of cattle, way more than what was seen in the course of the first 4 months of 2022. In keeping with what was revealed by the native newspaper. Escambray All municipalities have been affected by crimes with these traits.

Municipalities with extra thieves and massacres

The areas with the best incidence on this side are Trinidad, Fomento, Cabaiguan, Sancti Spiritus, and Taguasco. The information correspond to the animal mass in every municipality. A report from the livestock sub-delegation in that central province of Cuba referred to this challenge.

“From January to March, 147 fines have been imposed on varied farmers for not correctly figuring out the animals. The identical factor occurred for not declaring within the Livestock Register the specimens supplied on the market. Different causes have been failure to announce births and purchases inside the specified interval and transportation of huge livestock between Numerous data with out paperwork. Lastly, these accountable for proudly owning animals with out being authorized house owners of the land have been punished.”

In the meantime, one other 15 fines have been imposed for promoting massive livestock with out permission from the competent authority. The aforementioned subdelegate’s official report doesn’t discuss with arrests or different actions towards offenders.

Sancti Spíritus authorities confirmed that in 2022 greater than 5,000 thefts and sacrifices of horse cattle have been recorded. On the state stage, throughout the identical interval, 82,445 animals have been slaughtered illegally. Of those, 45 thousand 315 cows and 37 thousand 130 horses.