Four Horses Reported Missing from Anderson County Pasture
Sunday, February 11, 2018 at 2:50AM

Four Anderson County horses were reported as missing presumed stolen since Jan. 31, according to Olin “Red Top” Porter. Porter said he last saw his horses in the pasture on Jan. 31 around 1 p.m. When he returned to feed them that evening around 6pm the horses were gone. He was informed by a neighbor that they had spotted a truck/trailer at the property that afternoon.

Porter asked Stolen Horse International for assistance in locating his horses. Mr. Porter advised that Anderson County Sheriff Department has been notified of the missing horses and are actively investigating the case.

Stolen Horse International, a nonprofit organization also known as, is well known as the “lost and found’ place for horses on the internet for the equine industry. offers horse theft and equine ID education and assist in search and recovery of stolen or missing horses, as well as other equine equipment.

“I miss my horses. It is upsetting that someone would come and take them.”, Porter said. “Three of the horses are 3-4 years of age and one is 12 years old. They are very special to me and I want them back home.” Porter went on to tell Stolen Horse International that there were tracks on the side of the road where the truck/trailer was parked and spun away from the scene. A neighbor saw a woman, man and two children in a red truck with a shiny silver trailer at the pasture.

For more information on the horses and a printable flyer in the listing, which is where any updates or leads will be posted. Anyone interested in helping can search for report number NR005414 or use this direct link on the site:


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