Sprakers, NY – Deputies with the Montgomery County Sheriff Department have arrested two individuals for animal cruelty. The couple, Amy Person and Scott Moxham, were keeping numerous kinds of animals in absolutely horrible living conditions. 8 horses were living in mud so deep it covered their knees, and had no access to food or water. A deceased horse was also found on the property that the owner told deputies he put down for health reasons. Deputies found five goats locked in a camper with no food or water, and no escape from the heat. A pig with a broken leg, unable to walk, was being given no medical attention by the couple.
Some of the animals were seized, but others were determined to have adequate housing and were left on the property. The couple was charged with 17 counts of animal cruelty and were arrested. They were processed and left jail with a promise to appear ticket.
Original Story and Photo: News10Author: Dale Williams <-- Become my friend on Facebook! - Phone: 724-964-6773
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