Two Charged With Animal Cruelty - MARSH & MARSH
Source: Area OPP
Date: Tue May 28 02:37:12 MST 2019
As a result of the investigation, 58-year-old Mark MARSH and 63-year-old Rees MARSH, both of Thames Centre, Ontario have been charged with the following offences pursuant to the Criminal Code (CC);
Cruelty to animals - unnecessary pain, suffering or injury - Four counts
Cause damage or injury to animal or bird - fail to provide suitable/adequate food, water, care, shelter - Four counts
The accused are scheduled to appear before the Ontario Court of Justice in London, Ontario on May 29, 2019.
"While animal cruelty investigations are not a core policing duty, the OPP would summon the resources and third-party expertise necessary to investigate and lay charges as appropriate." - Inspector Dean Croker, Detachment Commander.
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