15 Friesian cattle stolen

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Up to 15 Friesian cattle have been stolen in Co Londonderry.

Police are appealing for witnesses and information following the theft from premises in the Greysteel/Eglinton area.

Constable Kenny Hughes said: “It was reported between Saturday, 18th March and Sunday, 19th March, 12 to 15 Friesian cattle were stolen during the night from the rear yard of a residential premises in the Greysteel/Eglinton area of Co Londonderry.

“We are appealing to anyone that may have any information or to anyone that may have witnessed any suspicious activity in the area at the time or to anyone that may have been offered similar Friesian cattle for sale in suspicious circumstances to contact Limavady Police Station on the non-emergency number 101, quoting reference 381 of the 19/03/17.

“Or, alternatively if someone would prefer to provide information without giving their details they can contact the independent charity Crimestoppers and speak to them anonymously on 0800 555 111.”