Hunter Valley Rural Crime Prevention Team – Investigators are seeking information in relation to the theft of 45 Black Baldy cows and their calves and 1 x apricot Limousin bull from a property on the Golden Highway, Merriwa. The theft occurred sometime between 15 September and 2 October 2020. The estimated loss is $130,000 worth of stock.

The cows are branded with ‘RJA’ and have pink management tags with ‘J+A Maben’ in left ear. Their ear mark is a slit out of the top of both ears. NLIS tagged with PIC NF380841. See pics attached of identifying features.

If you have any information please contact Hunter Valley Rural Crime Prevention Team Investigators at Muswellbrook Police Station on 02 65426999 or Crime Stoppers on 1800 333 000.