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Two Horses Shot In Onslow County

Posted September 29, 2005 5:49 a.m. EDT

— Onslow County deputies are looking for someone who shot two horses.

Investigators say the horses were eating in a pasture near Swansboro when someone shot them several times with a .22 caliber rifle.

Both horses survived the shooting, beputies say at least one of them will have to be put down.

A $500 reward is offered for information leading to an arrest.