Approximate Age: 59
Date of Birth: May 20, 1952
Location: Arvada, CO (US)
Jul 21, 2011 - Arvada, CO (US)
Convicted: 200 sick rabbits seized from home, some dead
Sentence: Debe Bell will spend five years on supervised probation and won't be able to own more than 25 of any animal as part of her sentence for 35 counts of animal cruelty related to rabbits at her Six Bells Farm in Arvada last year.
Bell also will be subject to future unannounced welfare checks from animal control inspectors and must maintain all necessary licenses. She also will have to complete 250 hours of community service and pay a $500 fine, the District Attorney's Office.
She also is barred from profiting from public speaking about the case, prosecutors said.... more...