MADISON COUNTY, Texas – One horse is dead and another is wounded from gunshots.

The Madison County Sheriff’s Office took a report on Sunday from the area of Greenbriar Road and Hendrix Lane. When authorities arrived, one horse was found dead and another horse was fatally wounded.

Both horses had apparent gunshot wounds – one to the head and the other to the neck.

As of Monday, the dead horses have been escorted to the Texas A&M Veterinary Medical Diagnostic Laboratory for necropsy and evidence collection.

This investigation is ongoing. If you have any information regarding this incident, you can contact the Madison County Sheriff’s Office at (936) 348-2755 or by contacting Madison County Crime Stopper at 936-348-3100.

FOX 44 News will have more information as it becomes available.

Source: Madison County Sheriff’s Office