Cruelty to Animals

Location: 24800 block of Yokohl Drive, Exeter

Incident Date: 12-27-2017

Incident Time: 1500 hours

Case Number: 17-15653

Victim: Boswell Cattle Co

City: Exeter

Posted by: Dispatch

Tulare County Sheriff’s Office Agricultural Crimes Detectives responded to the Boswell Cattle Company, located on Yokohl Drive, in Exeter, regarding the shooting of a bull and a calf by unknown suspect(s) the night prior.

 

Upon arrival, the Detectives were informed that a bull and a calf were found shot and killed on the Ranch, near the roadway (Yokohl Drive) sometime between 1500 hours on 12/27/17 and 0800 hours on 12/28/17.

The employees discovered the deceased livestock while feeding the cattle on the morning of 12/28/17. Detectives were advised the animals were in two separate pastures approximately a half a mile apart. Detectives responded to the area, processed the scenes, and collected evidence from both locations.

Loss was estimated at $5.500.

Anyone with more information regarding this investigation is urged to contact Sergeant  Rhyman or Detective Armstrong with the Tulare County Sheriff’s Office Agricultuarl Crimes Unit at 1-800-808-0488 or anonymously at tcso@tipnow.com or by text or voicemail at 559-725-4194.