Judge says seizure of ND rancher's cattle improper
BISMARCK (AP) -- A judge has ruled that a McLean County rancher's cattle should not have been seized by law officers.
The Sheriff's Department seized 258 cows, calves and bulls from Layton Reynolds of Douglas on Friday. State's Attorney Ladd Erickson said in an affidavit that the cattle kept getting into neighbors' fields due to lack of feed in the pasture in which they were held.
Are you a newspaper subscriber but you don't have a Digital Access account yet? Activate your account.
You will need your subscription account number and phone number. Not sure if you have an account? Call (701) 225-8111 and we can help you.