A $1,500 reward is being offered for information leading to the arrest and conviction of the person or people who shot and killed two horses in Assumption Parish on Wednesday, Assumption Parish Sheriff Mike Waguespack said.

The horses were shot in their stable at 155 Pecan St. in the community of Bertrandville.

The state Department of Agriculture and Forestry is offering $1,000 in reward money, with the Assumption Parish Sheriff’s Office offering an additional $500.

Anyone who may have noticed suspicious activity in the Pecan Street area between the hours of noon and 3 p.m. on Wednesday is asked to call the Sheriff’s Office at (985) 526-1627 or (985) 369-2912.