Polk County Sheriff’s Office Agriculture deputies are asking for the public’s help in a Trespassing and Animal Cruelty investigation.
Sometime around 5:00 pm, on September 29, 2013, a vehicle, possibly a Ford Ranger pickup truck, left the roadway and crashed through a gated property off of Summers Road, Ft. Meade. The vehicle struck a cow causing serious injury resulting in euthanasia of the animal.
The vehicle sustained front end damage and is missing an orange turn signal from the front.
Anyone with information about this investigation is urged to contact Deputy Don Carter at 863-534-7205, or 863-298-6200.