Pensioner, 81, used screeching parrot as a ‘weapon’ to ‘torture’ her neighbours

An 81-year-old pensioner used her parrot as a ‘weapon’ during a three-year campaign of harassment against her neighbours after they fell out over a parking dispute.

Catherine Searle hurled dog poo over Paul and Lydia Appleton’s fence, scratched the bonnet of their car and ramped up the volume of her TV and radio to ‘overstimulate’ the bird into screeching for ‘days on end’, a court heard.

Her victims, from Seal in Kent, described the piercing squawks as akin to...
source: Metro

2020-02-27 15:41
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