£10,000 worth of sheep stolen from Scottish farm

ONE hundred sheep worth around £10,000 have been stolen from fields around a farm.

Total value is thought to be around £10,000. Picture: Phil Wilkinson

The animals were taken between September 26 and October 3 from fields around High Stenries farm at Waterbeck in Dumfries and Galloway.

Police launched an investigation after the theft was reported to them on October 10.

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Officers appealed for information about the theft.

The stolen animals are Texel cross and Cheviot mule cross sheep.