Cows on pasture at the University of Vermont dairy farm eat hay Thursday, July 23, 2020, in Burlington, Vt. Credit: Lisa Rathke / AP

Three cows were killed near Beddington last month and the state wants help solving the crime.

The cows were shot at the blueberry barrens at the Cherryfield Food property off Route 9 on Sept. 19.

The Maine Animal Welfare Program asks anyone with information to call 207-287-3846 or email animal.welfare@maine.gov.