MEDIA RELEASE - St. Catharines, ON (December 7, 2016) – the Lincoln County Humane Society executed a warrant at the premises of 514 Welland Avenue, St. Catharines, also known as Skyway Animal Hospital today.

The Criminal Code search warrant was executed as part of the investigative process undertaken by the Lincoln County Humane Society after allegations of animal abuse were brought forth against Dr. Mahavir Rekhi.

“We are being very thorough with our investigation process and we can’t speculate on when this investigation is completed. We appreciate the public’s patience while we continue to address the evidence and concerns brought forth.” said Ontario SPCA Inspector Kevin Strooband.

While the investigation continues no further details are available at this time.


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Kevin Strooband, Executive Director
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St. Catharines, ON L2S 0B6
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