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Lost sheep roaming the streets of Middleton

It is unknown who these sheep belong to or how they escaped.
Credit: Middleton Police Department
Sheep on the loose near Highway 44 and Park Place subdivision in Middleton.

MIDDLETON, Idaho — Two lost sheep were running around Middleton neighborhoods on Oct. 4, according to Middleton Police officers. 

The sheep were first spotted near Highway 44 and then again in Park Place subdivision in Middleton.

Officers were trying to capture the sheep with a trailer, according to the Middleton Police Department. 

Later they were assisted by the Canyon County Animal Control and captured the sheep at 11:30 a.m in a gentleman's yard, according to Sergeant Barley.

It is unknown who these sheep belong to or how they escaped. 

Anyone with information about the lost sheep can call the Middleton Police Department at 208-585-0008.  

Chief Takeuchi is a proud member of the Idaho Chiefs of Police Assoc... iation and was able to attend the conference in Sun Valley. There are lots of great people running agencies all round the state. The theme was "Changing Idaho". The state has been impacted by economic, industrial, and population growth.

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