Police arrested a 13-year-old boy and 18-year-old man after attending a house in Revesby, in Sydney’s west, this morning throughout an investigation right into a video posted on Fb on Thursday March 4.
Within the footage, three males assault and kill a cormorant at a wharf in Walsh Bay.
A cormorant is an aquatic hen also referred to as a shag.
Each have been taken to Bankstown Police Station, the place the 18-year-old was charged with animal cruelty.
He is been granted conditional bail to seem at Downing Centre Native Court docket on March 31.
The 13-yaer-old was handled below the Youth Offenders Act.
Police are nonetheless making an attempt to trace down the third male filmed killing the hen.
He is been described as being of Mediterranean or Center Japanese look, aged in his late teenagers or early 20s, with a medium construct, black mohawk-style haircut, and a beard.
Police are additionally making an attempt to trace down the one that filmed the incident.