BBC Springwatch presenter, making a film about Malta’s spring hunt of migrating birds, accused of assault and trespass

Chris Packham, the naturalist and broadcaster, has been charged with assault and trespass in Malta after confronting hunters he believed had illegally trapped wild birds.

The BBC Springwatch presenter and naturalist will appear before magistrates on Thursday morning on the island of Gozo after being charged with “attempting to use force” and “pushing against” a Maltese man.

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Source: Guardian Climate Change