Thirteen cattle stolen from field in Caledon area


Police are investigating following the theft of 13 cattle after a gate was removed from a field in the Caledon area between Tuesday evening and Wednesday morning.

Const David McKinley said: “It was reported that 13 cattle had been taken from a field in the vicinity of Derrycourtney Road, on the main Aughnacloy to Caledon Road, sometime between 5pm on September 15 and 11am the following day (September 16).

“The gate had been removed and was lying in the field.”

Police are calling for any witnesses to the crime to come forward.

“Did you see anything suspicious in and around this area at this time? Did you see any usual large vehicles travelling in the area between this time? Const McKinley asked.

“If you can help please call the 101 number, quoting reference number 33816915. Alternatively information about crime can be passed via the independent Crimestoppers charity on 0800 555 111.”