Several cows shot, 2 killed on Simpson County cattle farm

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SIMPSON COUNTY, Miss. (WJTV) – Simpson County deputies are investigating after multiple cows were shot on a cattle farm Wednesday night. The shooting happened before 9:00 p.m. on Shivers Road.

Deputies said when they arrived, they discovered two cows had been killed and at least six to seven other cows had been injured.

The Mississippi Agricultural and Livestock Theft Bureau and the Simpson County Sheriff’s Office are investigating the shooting.

A $4,500 reward is being offered for information leading to the arrest of the person(s) responsible for the shooting.

If you have any information about the shooting, contact the Simpson County Sheriff’s Office at 601-847-2921 or Crime Stoppers at 601-355-TIPS(8477). Tips can also be submitted at: www.centralmscrimestoppers.com.

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