September 19, 2017 7:52 pm

New Brunswick RCMP investigating incidents of farm animals being stolen, wounded and killed

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A series of incidents involving farm animals being stolen, injured or killed in Haut-Madawaska, N.B. has the RCMP looking for answers.

Police say that sometime during the week of Aug. 21, two cows were stolen from a farm in the Village of Caron.

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Near the end of the month, officers say two farm animals from a farm in the village of Clair were shot and injured.

Finally, between Sept. 7 and Sept. 9 a cow was shot and killed at a farm in the village of Saint-François.

The RCMP don’t know if the three incidents are related.

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They say their investigation is ongoing.

The Mounties are asking anyone with information to contact them at 506-473-3137 or to call Crime Stopper.

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