Search for alleged cattle rustler goes nationwide

Ron Shepard is accused of stealing cattle or cattle proceeds in five states.
Ron Shepard is accused of stealing cattle or cattle proceeds in five states.

CAPE GIRARDEAU, MO (KFVS) - The search for alleged cattle rustler Ron Shepard goes nationwide.

Ranger Larry Hand with the Texas and Southwestern Cattle Raisers Association says all state warrants for Shepard's arrest are now in the national data base.

So if he has contact with law enforcement anywhere in this country, he'll be arrested.

Shepard's accused of stealing cattle or cattle proceeds in five states.

The 36 year old went missing in Goreville back on March 26.

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