animal cruelty

Macomb County Sheriff Car
(Photo: WWJ/Mike Campbell)
April 15, 2019 - 5:31 pm
Animal cruelty will never be tolerated and we will prosecute this case to the fullest extent of the law.”
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Photos: Sandra McNeill / WWJ
February 22, 2019 - 9:07 am
More than 50 dogs were rescued as they were being loaded into a moving van.
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downriver trio charged
Left to right: David Scott McMurtrie, Kayli Lynn Sparks, David Squire Bowling. (Photos: Wayne County Prosecutor's Office)
February 19, 2019 - 5:46 pm
Each was arraigned in 25th District Court on Tuesday.
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Photo: Crime Stoppers
January 29, 2019 - 6:24 pm
UTICA, Mich. (WWJ) -- Crime Stoppers and the Michigan Humane Society are teaming up to help bring justice to a dog who was found tortured, abused and killed in a Metro Detroit park last week. Without disclosing details of the abuse, officials say Sterling, a three-year-old pit bull mix, was found...
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January 24, 2019 - 10:19 am
They'll be quarantined while officials check for diseases.
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rescued horse Brandon Township
A neglected house rescued from a petting zoo in Bruce Township (Photo: Oakland County)
December 14, 2018 - 7:40 am
Officials say one goat was in an advanced state of decay.
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Michigan Animal Rescue League
(Photo: Michigan Animal Rescue League via Facebook)
October 22, 2018 - 3:29 pm
Anyone with information is asked to call the Oakland County Sheriff's Office.
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cat killer suspect vehicle
Similar to the suspect vehicle (Photo: Washtenaw County Sheriff’s Office)
October 15, 2018 - 12:26 pm
Authorities are investigating a disturbing act of animal cruelty, northwest of Ann Arbor.
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October 01, 2018 - 11:27 am
The family didn't know what had happened when their pup suddenly started bleeding from the mouth.
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September 13, 2018 - 2:37 pm
BOSTON (AP) — Boston Celtics guard Jabari Bird choked his girlfriend multiple times, kicked her and prevented her from leaving his apartment before he collapsed in distress, prosecutors said at his arraignment Thursday. Bird, 24, was held on $50,000 bail after not-guilty pleas to domestic violence-...
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