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Investigators asking for public's help in Caldwell Co. livestock shootings

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LENOIR, NC (WBTV) -

Investigators in Caldwell County are investigating the intentional shooting of livestock in the Petra Mill and Granite Falls area.

One cow was found shot in May and another cow found dead possibly shot in the Grace Chapel Road area in July, according to the Caldwell County Sheriff's Office.

Five cows were also reported shot in the Petra Mill Road area, three of which are dead.

Detectives say the cattle were shot with a small caliber rifle.

Anyone with information about the shootings are asked to call Caldwell County Crimestoppers at 828-758-8300.

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