FORT WORTH (CBSDFW.COM) – A family in Montague County is desperate to find who killed their prized steer longhorn named ‘Bud.’

With a set of horns measuring 6 feet, Bud called the Stanley’s pasture home for 13 years.

He was shot Tuesday morning between midnight and 1 a.m. on Starkey Road just south of U.S. 82 between Nocona and Saint Jo.

Anyone with information should call the Montague County Sheriff’s Office at 940-894-2871.