07/02/2015 02:56 EDT | Updated 07/02/2016 05:59 EDT

69 pigs stolen from farm in Huron County

Huron County OPP are investigating the theft of 69 pigs from a farm on Krauter Line, about 20 kilometres west of Listowel. 

According to a police report, the break-in happened sometime between midnight and 9 a.m. Tuesday morning. Police say that someone broke into the pig barn through an unlocked back door, rounded up 69 pigs and drove away.

The pigs were not fully grown at the time, so they each weighed about 30 pounds. The estimated value of the the pigs is around $3,000.