PIG HUNTERS are at the centre of a malicious damage investigation by New England police.
Trees have been destroyed on a Bundarra property, it’s believed the damage occurred between 6am and 8am in the last week.
A locked boundary gate has been driven over with a vehicle and damaged beyond repair.
Police have received information pig hunters had been trespassing in the area.
Anyone with further information about the incident is urged to call the Inverell Rural Crime Prevention team on 6722 0530.