Horse Found Wandering in Amherst County

Amherst Co., VA - Amherst County animal control is trying to find the owner of a horse found wandering in a field Tuesday morning.

They picked up a chestnut stallion they've nicknamed Charlie on Boxwood Farm Road. That's near the Amherst/Nelson County line.

He appears to be in good health and is between 7 and 12 years old.

A local equine center is keeping him until the owners are identified.

Anyone with information is urged to call animal control at 946-9300.