$100,000 in cattle stolen from Clay County ranch: Clay County Sheriff’s Office, Crime Stoppers

CLAY COUNTY (KFDX/KJTL) — Dozens of cattle have been stolen from JW Cattle Company, prompting Crime Stoppers and deputies with the Clay County Sheriff's Office to seek public aid.

On April 5, 2024, at approximately 4:45 p.m., JW Cattle Company reported to CCSO that about 40 cows and the ranch's bull were missing from their ranch.

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This incident reportedly took place sometime from February 2024 until April 4, 2024, Crime Stoppers officials said.

The cows were a mixture of Black Baldies and Black Angus. The total loss is estimated at $100,000, according to Crime Stoppers officials.

While there are no suspects at this time, a neighbor in the area saw a tan pickup truck with a cattle trailer near one of the ranch's gates. The vehicle was reportedly seen days before ranch employees found the cattle to be missing.

The Clay County Sheriff's Office is requesting any information regarding this recent theft.

Tips may be called in to their office at (940) 538-5611 or may be anonymously reported online for a possible cash reward.

This is a developing story. Stick with Texoma's Homepage for updates as more information becomes available. All individuals charged with a crime are presumed innocent until proven guilty in a court of law.

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