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Farm Watch: Theft of lambs from Matlock field

Posted on 17th July 2013

Police are appealing for witnesses after 19 lambs were stolen from a field in Bow Wood, Lea Bridge, Matlock.

The theft took place between 9pm on Friday, July 12 and 8pm on Saturday, July 13.

The lambs are aged between 9 months and one year old. They have red paint on their heads and a blue marking on their rump, along with ear tags with the number 01737812218 on.

If you have any information or saw anything suspicious in the area please contact PC Paul Gamble on 101, quoting crime reference number 29532/13.

You can also call Crimestoppers, anonymously, on 0800 555 111.

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