CANYON, Texas — Texas and Southwestern Cattle Raisers Association (TSCRA) Special Ranger Harold Dempsey is seeking information in connection to the recent theft of a roping steer in Randall County. It is believed that the 300-pound steer was taken during the overnight hours between Jan. 12 and Jan. 13, 2019.
Operation Cow Thief, an anti-theft initiative led by TSCRA is offering a cash reward of up to $1,000 for information leading to the arrest or indictment of the person or persons responsible for the crime.
The steer is branded with a cross bar h on the left hip. Investigators believe the theft is tied to a string of recent criminal activity in the area.
Anyone with information that could help identify the perpetrator or perpetrators is asked to call TSCRA’s Operation Cow Thief hotline at (888) 830-2333 or Special Harold Dempsey at (806) 356-6101.
All information is kept confidential, and tips may be provided anonymously.