animal abuse

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Riverside County Animal Control
April 23, 2019 - 3:04 pm
By Madeline Holcombe (CNN) — The woman who authorities say was caught on video tossing a bag of newborn puppies near a dumpster in Coachella, California, last week was arrested on Monday. Authorities have also now discovered dozens of dogs living in her home. Police arrested Deborah Sue Culwell, 54...
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Cecelia Johnson, 64, was convicted of aggravated cruelty to animals, a felony under a state law that is just over a year old.
Montgomery County District Attorney's Office
Jim Melwert
December 12, 2018 - 2:01 pm
NORRISTOWN, Pa. (KYW Newsradio) — A judge has ruled that a Norristown woman — the first person in Pennsylvania to be convicted under a new state law that increases penalties for cruelty to animals — will face no jail time. Montgomery County Judge Risa Ferman found 64-year-old Cecelia Johnson guilty...
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Dreamstime
November 22, 2018 - 4:24 pm
UPPER HANOVER, Pa. (AP) -- A couple accused housing at least 240 exotic animals in a Pennsylvania home is now facing hundreds of animal cruelty and neglect charges. Montgomery County authorities say the animals found in the Upper Hanover home last month included five turtles, several alligators,...
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Cecelia Johnson, 64, was convicted of aggravated cruelty to animals, a felony under a state law that is just over a year old.
Montgomery County District Attorney's Office
Jim Melwert
October 02, 2018 - 3:24 pm
NORRISTOWN, Pa. (KYW Newsradio) — A Norristown woman is the first in Montgomery County to be convicted under a new state law that brings stiffer penalties for animal abuse or neglect. Cecelia Johnson, 64, was convicted of aggravated cruelty to animals, a felony under a state law that is just over a...
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Libre the Boston terrier
Jim Melwert/KYW Newsradio
Jim Melwert
July 31, 2018 - 3:55 pm
HORSHAM, Pa. (KYW Newsradio) — A celebration at the Horsham Dog Park on Tuesday marked the one-year anniversary of a Pennsylvania law that strengthens protections for animals. It’s become known as Libre’s Law. Libre himself was on hand for the celebration. Libre the Boston Terrier and some friends...
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Animal rights activists marched down Lehigh Avenue and into Saba Halal Live Poultry in North Philadelphia Thursday to protest animal abuse.
Justin Udo | KYW Newsradio
Justin Udo
June 14, 2018 - 3:10 pm
NORTH PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — Holding signs that read "I want to live" and "I am you, only different," animal rights activists marched down Lehigh Avenue and into Saba Halal Live Poultry in North Philadelphia Thursday to protest animal abuse. "We want to raise awareness for animal abuse in...
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Mark Anthony Morrow
Hatboro Police Department
Shara Dae Howard
May 09, 2018 - 11:14 pm
NORTH WALES, Pa. (KYW Newsradio) — Hatboro police arrested Mark Anthony Morrow of North Wales in connection with a neglect and cruelty to animals case. Police said they received reports of foul odors coming from Morrow's Byberry Avenue home. When they followed up, they found 116 cats in his garage...
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