A teenage boy has been arrested and charged in connection with the death of a Shetland pony in Broxburn.

The pony was found dead in a field behind Roman Camp Cottages, Broxburn, around 11am on Monday, 8 June, 2020.

Local reports suggested that the pony suffered from a number of stab wounds with police launching a probe following the incident. 

He is due to appear at Livingston Sheriff Court today.