A SHEEP in Ambleside was killed after receiving fatal injuries to its neck.

A report of sheep worrying is now being investigated by police.

The incident happened between September 14 and September 18, with the animal being found in a field next to the Log House Restaurant on Lake Road.

Police are asking for witnesses or anyone with information to call PC 1308 on 101 or Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555 111, quoting log 129 of September 18.