TSCRA Special Ranger John Cummings, Dist. 5 in Oklahoma, reports the death of 4 cattle by shooting in a Choctaw County pasture. The cattle were shot some time between Sept. 3 and Oct. 18, possibly from public river access adjoining the property. Killed were three white and one red-orange heifer, all approximately 400 to 500 pounds, each.
A black angus-type cross cow was also shot and partially butchered on Oct. 20 near Chelsea in Rogers County. The cow had no brands or markings and weighed approximately 1000 pounds.
Sometime between Oct. 7 and 17, two black Angus-mix calves were stolen from a property near Chelsea in Rogers County. The cattle had no brand, ear tags or other markings.
If you have any information regarding any of these cases, please call Special Ranger Cummings at 918-342-0888. Anonymous tips on this or any other theft case may be left on the Operation Cow Thief hotline at 888-830-2333.