Location: Erie, PA (US)
Apr 16, 2008 - Summit Township, PA (US)
Convicted: Animals abandoned in home for months
Sentence: After declaring Lino and Reebman guilty on all 20 counts of animal cruelty, Linesville Area Magisterial District Judge Rita Marwood ordered the couple to make restitution of $6,567.22 to the Crawford County Humane Society for costs it had incurred for room and board, as well as fees associated with veterinarian care and the April 16 seizing of the animals. Each was also ordered to serve 60 days in jail and to pay court costs. In addition to the forfeiture of all 20 animals, neither is permitted to own animals in Crawford County for 1,800 days.... more...