Overwhelming. That's what one county humane agent says about the epidemic of animal abuse and neglect cases under investigation. Most animal abuse and neglect crimes are misdemeanors with maximum penalties of up to six montsh in jail and up to a one thousand dollar fine.
Different folks from Scioto County are now finding themselves in court facing these charges because of their neglect and abuse to their animals. Click the link above to view the entire story from NewsChannel 3's Randy Yohe. We should warn you, some of the images in the story are graphic.