Stock theft, Tullibigeal: Merino sheep stolen, police calling for information

POLICE are calling for information from the public following the theft of a flock of more than 100 sheep.

Officers from the NSW Police rural crime division say the theft occurred some time during the past three months.

"Rural crime investigators from Parkes are investigating the theft of 102 hoggets from a Tullibigeal property sometime between November 21 last year and February 10 this year," State Rural Crime Co-ordinator Detective Inspector Cameron Whiteside said.

"The animals were mixed sex merino hoggets in forward store condition, 14-18 months old with about six months wool.

"All had orange ear tags displaying PIC NA410204 and NH200517."

Detective Inspector Whiteside has urged anyone with information about the theft of this stock to contact Parkes Police Station on 6862 9999 or Crime Stoppers on 1800 333 000.

MAP: The location of Tullibigeal

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