Wednesday, the Dent County Sheriff's Office received a complaint from the Salem Livestock Auction in reference to cattle theft from their facility. Investigation has revealed that the theft occurred from 12:30-1:30 a.m. Wednesday.
Surveillance video shows two suspects retrieving cattle from back lots, herding them into a shoot and loading them into a 53' tractor trailer. At this time, it is believed the suspects stole four cows and one calf.
This case is currently under investigation. The Dent County Sheriff's Office in Salem is seeking information about the suspects.
Please call 573-729-3241 with any information.