sydney - In Australia, a photo of a koala nailed to a pole was shocked. The authorities are investigating how the animal has died.
The koala possibly lived when the animal was 'cruelly fastened' to the pole, Koala Rescue Queensland said. The organization distributed a picture of the animal on Facebook, which seems to hold onto a branch of leaves. On social media, we reacted with horror and anger.
Meanwhile, the police are investigating the case. A police officer from Kenilworth said that an investigation has started. Animal protection organization RSPCA has an autopsy performed to determine the cause of death of the animal, which was allegedly fastened with building screws.
'This is very worrying,' said an RSPCA spokesman. 'Whether the koala was dead or not; I can not understand how anyone can think that this is funny. 'Anyone who is guilty of animal abuse in Queensland can receive a jail sentence of seven years or a high fine.