TSCRA Special Ranger Toney Hurley, Sulphur Springs Police Det. Bo Fox, Lt. Rusty Stillwagoner and Seagoville Police Department authorities arrested Christopher Brandon Garcia, 32, of Balch Springs, and Dustin Kyle Garcia, 33, of Mesquite, on Thursday. The men are suspected to have ties to the theft of numerous all-terrain vehicles (ATVs) from Nortex Tractor in Sulphur Springs. Seven other suspects were arrested in January 2016 in the alleged theft of ATVs in Texas, Louisiana and Oklahoma.
TSCRA Special Ranger Larry Hand, Dist. 13 in East Texas, reports a steer missing from a property near Whitehouse in Smith County. The steer is a black Wagyu/Angus cross weighing approximately 600 pounds with no brand and a white ear tag. If you have any information or have seen this animal on the loose, please […]
TSCRA Special Ranger Troy McKinney, Dist. 11 in northeast Texas, reports a Charolais bull missing from a pasture near Forney in Kaufman County. The 6-year old bull weighs 1800 pounds and has an H brand on the left hip and ENT branded on his right side. If you have any information regarding this case, please […]
TSCRA Special Ranger Jimmy Dickson and local authorities are seeking information leading to the arrest or indictment of a suspect or suspects involved in the theft of cattle and equipment in Freestone County. Dickson and the Freestone County Sheriff’s Department are currently investigating numerous cattle and equipment thefts that occurred over the past several months.
TSCRA Special Ranger Tommy Charbula, Dist. 24 in southeast Texas along the Gulf Coast, reports the theft of 6 heifers from a property between Bellville in Austin County and Chappell Hill in Washington County. Some time after Feb. 7 a thief or thieves removed a lock and chain to load the cattle from a loading […]
TSCRA Special Ranger Tommy Charbula, Dist. 24 in southeast Texas, reports 3 cattle shot in a pasture near Richmond in Fort Bend County. The 3 cattle were apparently shot with a 22-caliber weapon from a nearby road some time on Jan. 25. Two bulls survived, but a cow died. Anyone with information in this case […]
TSCRA Law Enforcement has recovered 3 black Angus cows and are hoping to find the proper owners. The cattle are unbranded, though they may have previously had ear tags. The owner may be a weekender or someone who hasn’t missed the cattle yet, has not reported them as missing or has reported them to an […]
Clinton Easter, 47, of Eastland County, was convicted Jan. 28 of 2 first degree felony cattle theft charges in Coleman County and sentenced to 30 years in prison. He will serve 30 years confinement, concurrently, on each case. Easter had also been charged with similar offenses in Eastland, Comanche and Stephens counties.
TSCRA Special Ranger Jimmy Dickson, Dist. 14 in near East Texas, reports the theft of a portable pen trailer from a property near Donie in Freestone County. Some time after Jan. 18 a thief or thieves took a red 2015 OK Corral portable pen trailer, serial no. 420153374. The trailer sported several Holmes Livestock stickers. […]
TSCRA Special Ranger John Cummings, Dist. 5 in northeast Oklahoma, reports the theft of a tractor and other ranch equipment from a property near Nowata in Nowata County. Some time after Jan. 6 a thief or thieves entered a barn to steal a New Holland TN 75 open station 4×4 tractor, serial no. 001276911; a […]