Cow shot in shoulder by crossbow bolt in Wokingham

A cow has been shot in the shoulder by a crossbow bolt, police have said.

The animal was found on a farm in Church Lane, Finchampstead, Berkshire, on Saturday with the bolt embedded 10cm (4ins) into its shoulder.

It is recovering from its injuries after the bolt was successfully removed.

The attack is believed to have taken place between 09:00 and 14:15 GMT on Saturday. Police are appealing for any witnesses to come forward.

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