Sheriff: Calves stolen from Lexington area

Sheriff: Calves stolen from Lexington area

Eleven black bull calves were stolen from an area northwest of Lexington, according to the Dawson County Sheriff's Office.

Officers say the calves were stolen sometime between mid-August and Oct. 19, and Crime Stoppers is offering a $1,000 reward for information that leads to an arrest.

The calves are worth an estimated $11,000, and they each have a red ear tag with the letter "e" followed by three or four numbers, but the calves were not branded.

Anyone with information is asked to contact Investigator Randy Adams at the Dawson County Sheriff’s Office at 308-324-3011.

People can also call Dawson Gosper Crime Stoppers at 308-784-1234 or 1-866-652-7383 or visit their website at and submit a tip.

You may also text your tip by starting your message with “tip707” and send it to “crimes” (274637). Crime stoppers is completely anonymous and you may receive a cash reward of up to $1,000 for information.

close video ad
Unmutetoggle ad audio on off