Contact: Captain Eben Bratcher, Lt. Darren Simmons,
Deputy Roxanne Meyer or Alfonso Zavala
Phone: (928) 783-4427
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
9:00 AM, April 18, 2013
Location of Incident: Strand Avenue & Riverside Drive, Yuma, AZ
On Wednesday, April 17th around 1641 hours, Deputies responded to the area of Strand Avenue and Riverside Drive after receiving a report of stray horse that had wandered onto a citizen’s property. Attempts at locating the horse’s owner were unsuccessful.
Overall, the horse appears to be in good health and is currently under the care of YCSO. If unclaimed, the horse will be turned over to the Arizona State Livestock Officer in seven days. The horse is described as a black Friesian stud, probably between 4 and 6 years of age.
Anyone with information about this horse is asked to contact Deputy Scott Bjornstad at 928-783-4427 or 928-342-1477.
Information Released By: Captain E. Bratcher