Local law officials made a tough call

Bull was put down due to severe injuries

VICTORIA, Texas – On Saturday, Sept. 25, 25 News Now received a news tip with a photo of a bull laying off of John Stockbauer Drive.

At the time of receiving the photo, our team was unaware of the circumstances of the bull. We spoke with Lieutenant James Poe, who provided us with an update on the bull.

At 6:42 a.m. Victoria County Sheriff’s Office deputies had to put the bull down due to severe injuries following a motor vehicle accident. Local law enforcement tried to locate an owner. The bull sustained severe body injuries, which led to the decision of putting it down.

There was no visible branding on the bull.