The police are looking for a culprits who destroyed 24 bee hives, which were home to more than around 500,000 bees. It is now unknown if they will survive.
Mr. Tomasz is the owner of the hives in Gmina Grabów nad Pilicą (Grabów nad Pilicą) , 50 kilometers south of Warsaw. Over the weekend from Saturday to Sunday, someone entered the owner’s private area and destroyed the hives. The reason is unknown.
It is not known how many bees will survive
Mr. Tomasz wonders what would driving a person who destroyed 24 hives. Mr. Tomasz estimates that the perpetrator probably destroyed the home for about 500,000 bees.
“I suspect it was just a mentally ill person or it just a hooligan act”
He added that the cost of one hive is 500 PLN.
Losses can be counted up to 10,000 zlotys, but it’s not about money. It’s cold and raining. I don’t know how many bees will survive, but I don’t think there is anything we can now do – he said sadly.
The case was reported to the police
Mr. Tomasz pointed out that he had just bought a plot of land where he planned to run a business around the hives. He did not manage to fence the area fast enough it now seems.
He reported the matter to the police.
Aspirant Ilona Tarczyńska, press officer from the Police Headquarters in Kozienice confirmed that on Sunday they received a notification from the owner of the hives
– The police have visited the site. The proceedings have been initiated and we are conducting actions aimed at identifying the perpetrator – said the policewoman.
She added that so far no one has been detained in this case so far.