POLICE are appealing for information after a cow was shot on a property at Blue Vale, north of Gunnedah, late last week.
The deceased cow was located in a paddock on Surrey Lane, Blue Vale, on Friday, January 22.
It was found to have been shot, likely in the few days leading up to it being located.
The incident follows numerous issues with illegal hunting on the surrounding area in recent years, with police investigating this as a line of inquiry.
Anyone with information is urged to contact Gunnedah Police Station on (02) 6742 9099 or Crime Stoppers on 1800 333 000.