Rusk County woman hands over custody of seized animals
from Longview News-Journal
A Rusk County woman who had 46 animals seized from her property in June has turned over custody but still could face animal cruelty charges, according to the Rusk County Sheriff's Office. Mary Katherine Erskine handed over the animals this past week to the Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals of Texas in an agreement that stipulates she will not have to pay $14,000 in vet bills and fines, according to Sgt. David Roberts with the sheriff's office.
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