Latessia M. Skaggs (1969) of Magnolia was charged April 2 with second-degree cruelty to animals by the LaRue County Sheriff’s office.
According to a citation written by Deputy Eric Williamson, there were several animals on Skaggs’ property without adequate food.
Williamson said there was a horse “on a short rope” with no food or water; more than 80 chickens “with less than a quarter of a sack of food”; and several dogs that had no food.
Skaggs will be arraigned April 17 in LaRue District Court.
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