CRIME, POLICE + COURTS

Juab County officials seek information on livestock killings

Aug 2, 2022, 8:22 AM | Updated: 10:06 am

A black cow is pictured. Three cows have been killed in Juab County...

A cow snorts cool morning air at a ranch in Minersville on Thursday, April 1, 2021. (Jeffrey D. Allred/Deseret News)

(Jeffrey D. Allred/Deseret News)

JUAB COUNTY, Utah — Officials in Juab County have asked the public for help in finding who is responsible for recent livestock killings. Three separate killings have been reported so far.

The Juab County Sheriff’s Office has opened an investigation into the suspicious death of cows in the Levan and Mills areas.

The Utah Department of Agriculture and Food, UDAF, released the poster below offering $20,000 to anyone with information leading to the arrest and conviction of anyone involved in the killings.A reward poster from the UDAF offering $20,000 to anyone with information about theft, mutilation, or killing of livestock.

The Department of Agriculture’s poster says it also wants information about any theft or mutilation of livestock.

Anyone with information can contact the sheriff’s office and speak to Detective Talbot or call the UDAF livestock investigator at 435-419-0021.

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Juab County officials seek information on livestock killings