TSCRA Special Ranger Marvin Wills, Dist. 15 in Central Texas, reports the theft of a flatbed gooseneck trailer from a property near Axtel in McClennan County some time between Oct. 14 and 16. Missing is a black 24-foot Landmax gooseneck flatbed trailer with dual axles but single wheels, license plate DWC – Z21, VIN 5L8GF242841001442. The trailer jacks have been modified and there is a TSCRA sticker on the gooseneck. If you have any information regarding this theft please call Special Ranger Wills at 254-865-2571.
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Billy Tate Shoaf, 35, and Ashely Nicole Mitchell, 24, both of Gatesville, were arrested last month as suspects in connection to a string of burglaries and thefts in Bell, Bosque and Coryell Counties. TSCRA Special Ranger Marvin Wills led the investigation that included the Bosque and Coryell county sheriff’s departments. Shoaf faces nine counts of burglary and theft with additional charges expected. Mitchell faces drug charges and multiple counts of burglary. A search turned up numerous items that are suspected stolen, including ATVs. Local law enforcement would like to hear from anyone that experienced unresolved thefts in that area in the last few months, especially from rural properties and hunting camps.
TSCRA Crime Watch: Tractor, rotary cutter and gooseneck trailer stolen in S OK; Beltie-Angus cross heifer missing in E OK
TSCRA Special Rangers are working two cases in Oklahoma this week, including the reported theft of a Massey Ferguson tractor with frontend loader and red rotary cutter, as well as a 25-foot black Big Tex gooseneck trailer from a property in Love County in South Oklahoma. A 500-pound Belted Galloway-Angus cross heifer with a “JO” brand is also missing from a Crawford County, Arkansas pasture near the Oklahoma border.
TSCRA Special Ranger John Cummings, Dist. 5 in northeast Oklahoma, reports the Sept. 18 theft of a Polaris Ranger side by side from a driveway in Claremore. The stolen vehicle is black with white stripe and has a full cab, VIN#3NSRTE877FG892053. The right passenger window is broken out. If you have any information regarding this case, please contact Special Ranger Cummings at 918-342-0888.
TSCRA Special Ranger John Cummings, Dist. 5 in northeast Oklahoma, reports a Charolais bull missing from a pasture near Tahlequah in Cherokee County sometime after June 30. The white bull weighs approximately 1800 pounds and has a yellow year tag in the right ear. Anyone with information on this case is urged to call Special Ranger Cummings at 918-342-0888.
TSCRA Special Ranger Wayne Goodman, Dist. 10, reports the theft of items from a property near Gorman in Eastland County sometime after Sept. 1. Taken were a green 2009 Polaris Ranger with a black colored bed, VIN number 4XAHH68A194732565. Ryon roping saddle with a tan 15 1/2-inch padded seat, full floral tooling and silver conchos; A Ryon barrel racing saddle with a tan 14-inch padded seat, full floral tooling, silver conchos and a silver horn cap; Bounty Hunter metal detector; an industrial magnet. Anyone with information is urged to contact Goodman at 817-309-5048.
TSCRA Special Ranger Larry Hand, Dist. 13 in East Texas, reports the theft of ranch trailers from property in northern Smith County. The trailers, which were discovered stolen on Aug. 29, are a 24-foot red “Gooseneck” brand cattle trailer with a white canvas top, 2 cut gates and butterfly rear gates, license no. DPG-T03; and a 32-foot beige dual tandem CarTex gooseneck equipment trailer with dovetail and new tires, license no. DYN-X04. If you have any information regarding this theft please call Special Ranger Hand at 903-592-5252.
TSCRA Special Rangers report 4 head of black and black with white face cows with brands, two with 2-week-old unbranded calves, missing from a property near Chelsea in Rogers County, Oklahoma; and a Case IH 1130 tractor with turf tires and a tin canopy missing from a property near D’Hanis in Medina County, South Texas. Read more…
TSCRA Special Ranger Larry Hand, Dist. 13 in East Texas, reports a black Angus bull missing from a property near Appleby in Nacogdoches County. The bull is 3-to-4 years old, weighs approximately 1200 pounds, and has a freeze brand of a vertical block “I” with a cap top and bottom, as well as the letters/numbers “J4144” on the left hip. The bull was last seen in mid-July. If you have any information regarding this case please contact Special Ranger Hand at 903-592-5252.