Margate: cops corner calves

2012-12-04 00:00

A MARGATE woman woke up on Saturday morning to find that 34 calves had been stolen from her property in the area.

She frantically posted a plea for information about the stock theft on Facebook.

By that afternoon the cattle — between four months and a year old — had been found by Margate police and were returned to her.

Police spokesperson Captain Gerald Mfeka said the cattle were found in a bush close to the farm.

“The cattle were returned and at this stage we do not know how the animals were removed from the property,” he said.

No arrests have been made.

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