Investigator says cattle rustling on the rise in Oklahoma


Associated Press

via Capital Press - May 13, 2019


OKLAHOMA CITY (AP) A state investigator says cattle rustling is on the rise in Oklahoma.


The lead agent for the Oklahoma Department of Agriculture's criminal investigation unit tells The Journal Record that the number of cattle reported stolen through March has already surpassed all of 2018. That comes to 1,210 stolen in the first three months of the year compared to 975 in 2018.


Investigator Jerry Flowers says...