Farmers – sheep theft alert by our local police!!!

Dear all.

Can I please make you aware of this recent incident which occurred. It is paramount that farmers pay extra vigilance to their livestock and report any suspicious activity or any issues to the police via 101.

Incident No 0143s 060814.

In the Orleton area of Herefordshire, between Thursday 16th July 2014 to Sunday 27th July 2014, person(s) unknown have by means unknown stolen 125 Lambs and 22 Ewes from the victims field. The gate was shut but not fully secured, allowing access to be gained easily.

Breeds were Suffolk cross ewes and lambs, Charolais cross Suffolk and mule cross ewes. None had specific markings but the 22 ewes were tagged with UK 301427.

Kind regards

Adam Harris 

PCSO 6981
Leominster Safer Neighbourhood Team
TEL: 101 Ext 4539
adam.harris@westmercia.pnn.police.uk