State: No reports of stolen wild horses in Virginia Range
The Nevada Department of Agriculture has issued a statement that there have been no report that anyone is illegally capturing state horses.
A statement issued Thursday morning said that the department has received word that false reports of possible theft of Virginia range estray/feral horses is traveling through electronic media.
The department said it wanted to assure residents that this is false.
At no time has a state brand inspector or any citizen’s reported horse theft activity on the Virginia Range.