Sheriff John Root is reporting that Laurel Sheriff’s Deputy Milton Storm received a 911 complaint that several dogs were not being cared for properly on Lakeside Road, 11 miles west of London on Friday night (8-3-2012) at 7:30 P.M. at Jennifer Karr’s residence.
Upon arrival at the scene and after conducting an investigation, Deputy Storm discovered one animal on a chain approx. 4 feet long, malnourished, bone protruding, no food, and green slimy water.
Another dog was found in the back on a leash approx. 2 feet long, no food, very little water, had bones protruding and appeared to be near death.
The 3rd dog located was pinned in a cage on the back porch, no food or water present and appeared malnourished.
The owner of the dogs agreed the dogs appeared malnourished.
Deputy Storm notified Laurel County Animal Control, and they came to the scene and removed all three dogs.
Two were taken to a vet, and one taken back to The Laurel County Animal Control kennels.
Charged by Deputy Storm was: Jennifer L. Karr age 36 of East Hwy 312, Corbin charged with: Cruelty To Animals 2nd Degree.