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Theft of 38 livestock reported in Hendry County

Posted at 8:53 AM, Jan 16, 2020
and last updated 2020-01-16 08:53:46-05

HENDRY COUNTY, Fla. -- Florida's Agricultural Crimes unit is investigating the theft of 38 head of heifers weighing about 700 pounds each.

They disappeared sometime between Tuesday and Wednesday in Hendry County.

According to the Agricultural Crimes Intelligence Unit, the heifers were predominantly the Charolais breed, which are white with a pink nose.

They were branded with the JHULL brand pictured here.

If you see these heifers or hear anything about this theft, please call the Hendry County Sheriffs Office AG UNIT at 863-674-5600.