Business/Organization: Ozark Hillbillys Kennel
Approximate Age: 35
Location: Eldon, MO (US)
Jul 8, 2009 - Eldon, MO (US)
Convicted: Dog-fighting - more than 150 dogs seized
Sentence: Jack Ruppel, 36, was sentenced by U.S. District Judge Nanette K. Laughrey to 16 months in federal prison without parole. The court also ordered Ruppel to forfeit to the government all of the animals, money, weapons, animal fighting paraphernalia, property and assets seized by law enforcement officials during their investigation.