North Carolina woman charged in deaths of 22 horses, 1 dog

RALEIGH, N.C. (AP) — A girl has been arrested in connection with the bigger than 20 horses came upon ineffective in North Carolina.

News stores document 64-yr-feeble Janet Elaine Laven Burleson is charged with 24 counts of animal cruelty, retaining the 22 horses and one dog came upon ineffective last week, as well to 1 in abominable health dog.

Wake County Sheriff’s Discipline of job spokesman Eric Curry said Wednesday that a necropsy of four horses indicated they died from starvation.

An arrest warrant says the horses had been disadvantaged of enough food and water and had been locked inner a tiny pen that averted them from fending for survival. The sheriff’s plan of work said Burleson owned the horses, nevertheless stopped caring for them months in the past.

Tax records point out the property belonged to Burleson’s deceased fogeys.

Stories didn’t consist of comment from Burleson.

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