Bridgeport farmer ordered to dismantle operation threatens to slaughter animals

Toole says he would prefer to move his

Toole says he would prefer to move his farm and avoid being forced to slaughter his farm animals. (January 26, 2014 5:47 PM)

A farmer in Bridgeport who has been ordered to dismantle his operation is threatening to slaughter his animals.

As News 12 has reported, Mayor Bill Finch gave farmer Christopher Toole and his family permission to use a Bridgeport property on Evergreen Street for the farm to raise chickens.

However, the Department of Agriculture says it found other animals that were either hurt or poorly...

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