Pensioner trampled to DEATH in the countryside by aggressive sheep
Police investigating the death of the 94-year-old came to the macabre conclusion after examining his wounds.
His corpse was found by the side of an isolated footpath near the village of Cestas, south of Bordeaux, on Monday afternoon.
There were wounds across his face and body, and a notoriously violent sheep was seen lurking nearby.
The criminal forensics experts now believe the sheep charged the Frenchman with his head, knocked him to the ground, and then trampled him to death using his hooves.
A local resident said: "The sheep was a well known troublemaker, he was always charging at... read more
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