August 23, 2016: LAUREL COUNTY ~ Dogs die after man feeds them methamphetamine
Laurel County Sheriff's Office deputies were dispatched to a house in London, KY and discovered that a man had been using methamphetamine in the presence of a 2-year old girl. They also found two dogs in the home. One of the dogs appeared to be in distress. When confronted, the man admitted feeding the dogs meth. Both dogs were taken to an animal hospital. One dog died and the other was euthanized. The man was charged with two counts of cruelty to animals and first-degree wanton endangerment. He also had existing warrants for failure to comply with sex offender registration and persistent felony offender warrants.