Cookstown police investigate theft of almost 50 sheep

Sheep stolen from Cookstown area.
Sheep stolen from Cookstown area.

Police in Cookstown are investigating the theft of almost 50 sheep from the Lough Fea road area.

In a statement Constable Sean Gavigan said: “49 Lanark Scottish Black Faces’ with red die mark at back of head are thought to have been taken from a field in the Lough Fea Road area a number of weeks ago.”

The police officer added: “If you can help Police with their enquiries please call the 101 number, quoting reference number 1056161014. Alternatively information can be passed via the independent Crimestoppers number on 0800 555 111.”