Four men are due in court today charged with poaching.
The alleged offences are said to have taken place at Holker Estates in Cark on February 22.
The defendants are Ricky Dane Ball, 23, from Roseberry Avenue in Morecambe, William Bowman, 28, from Church Broughton Caravan Site in Foston, Derby, Steven Joseph Charles Dixon, 31, of Keswick Road in Lancaster and Frank James Docherty, 21, of Lochside Crescent in Angus.
Each man is charged with one count of entering land as a trespasser with poaching equipment and one count of criminal damage.
The damage is alleged to have been caused to a wooden bridge worth £200.
The defendants are due to appear in Furness Magistrates’ Court.