Business/Organization: Pleasant Valley Farm
Approximate Age: 70
Location: Middleton, NH (US)
Jan 1, 2011 - Middleton, NH (US)
Convicted: Possession of dog in violation of court order
Sentence: Strafford County Attorney Thomas Velardi said Judge Susan Ashley ruled on Wednesday to send Colburn to jail for 30 days instead of the full sentence because of his lack of a criminal history outside of the animal cruelty convictions.
Velardi expects Colburn to be on "good time" at Strafford County jail and will likely only serve 20 of the 30 days if he stays on good behavior.... more...
Mar 24, 2010 - Middleton, NH (US)
Convicted: Numerous horses, dogs and birds seized
Sentence: Judge Susan Ashley deliberated for about 20 minutes before returning guilty verdicts on all 11 counts of animal cruelty. She sentenced him to three consecutive suspended 12-month jail sentences. During that period of time, he is not allowed to own or take care of animals. She said she did not want to bar him from owning animals for the rest of his life since these charges are only misdemeanors.
Colburn also must continue with counseling and must pay $8,995.16 to Cocheco Valley Humane Society and $23,295.25 to the SPCA.... more...