Sections

Weather Forecast

Close
Advertisement

130 dogs discovered at Pine River residence

Email Sign up for Breaking News Alerts
News Bemidji,Minnesota 56619 http://www.bemidjipioneer.com/sites/all/themes/bemidjipioneer_theme/images/social_default_image.png
Bemidji Pioneer
(218) 333-9819 customer support
130 dogs discovered at Pine River residence
Bemidji Minnesota P.O. Box 455 56619

BEMIDJI -- An investigation by the Cass County Sheriff's Office into animal cruelty resulted in the discovery of more than 130 dogs at a Pine River, Minn., home.

Advertisement
Advertisement

In a press release issued Thursday, Sheriff Tom Burch said deputies executed a search warrant on Monday, but did not name the suspect of the investigation. The release also did not state the location where 102 dogs and 29 were puppies were found.

The Animal Humane Society and the Heartland Animal Rescue Team, along with the Pine River Police Department, assisted with the investigation.

Formal charges are pending, according to the release.

Advertisement
Justin Glawe
Reporting on crime, courts and Beltrami county government. Follow me on Twitter @JustinGlawe.
(218) 333-9200 x343
Advertisement
Advertisement