Police seize vehicle in Wetherby containing 67 sheep and 3 rams suspected stolen

Police have seized a vehicle in Wetherby - containing 67 sheep and 3 rams suspected to be stolen.

Wednesday, 18th March 2020, 7:06 pm
Updated Wednesday, 18th March 2020, 7:07 pm

North Yorkshire Police discovered the vehicle at Wetherby services.

It contained 67 sheep and 3 Rams all of which are suspected to be stolen from the Lincolnshire or Nottinghamshire area.

It was also running on red diesel, police said.

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The stolen sheep were discovered at Wetherby services

The animals have been recovered and vehicle seized.

Enquires are ongoing, police confirmed.