Jesse L. Milton and Allen W. Rhinehart of Center, and Sherrye J. Mosier from Knob Lick, are in the Warren County Regional Jail, charged with first-degree forgery and cattle theft.
State Police say the threesome used two stolen checks to buy 28 head of cattle from the Mammoth Cave Dairy Auction in Smiths Grove Tuesday night, Sept. 3. The checks totaled $23,005.
Troopers caught the trio as they were loading the cattle for transport. Bond for Milton, Mosier, and Rhinehart is $5,000 cash each.