LOUISVILLE, Ky. (WDRB) — Louisville Metro Police stated they searched the house of a person suspected of canine preventing and located a number of injured canine dwelling in filth and feces.
In response to an arrest report, the invention was made Tuesday morning on the residence of forty one-yr-previous Larry Ferguson, close to the intersection of South twenty third Road and West Gaulbert Avenue.
Police stated they executed a search warrant on the residence after they turned conscious of allegations that canine preventing was happening there. When officers arrived, they allegedly discovered 5 “pit bull-like canine” within the again yard in “deplorable circumstances.”
“Three canine have been in separate kennels, one in every of which simply had puppies, one was unfastened and the final one was within the storage,” police wrote within the report.
Not one of the canine had entry to recent water, in line with the report.
“There have been a number of piles of feces in every kennel and the storage had at the very least an inch of standing water in it,” police wrote. “The canine home within the storage was filled with muddy hay and water.”
“There was a black-and-white pit with totally different ranges of scarring that was aggressive and had blue topical ointment on him, which is usually utilized by canine fighters,” police added.
Police stated the pit bull within the storage had, “an previous scar throughout her left shoulder,” and each ears have been utterly lacking, “as if that they had been chewed off.”
In the course of the search, police stated additionally they discovered cocaine.
Ferguson was arrested and charged with 4 counts of first-diploma cruelty to animals, 10 counts of second-diploma cruelty to animals and one rely of possession of a managed substance.
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