Subject Wanted For Ill Treatment of Animals Apprehended

The man we reported as wanted for Ill Treatment of animals by the sheriff’s office earlier this week, Michael Christopher Yeargin, age 33 of 157 Foothills Trail Gray Court was apprehended by the sheriff’s office and booked Thursday charged with ill treatment of animals. The warrant alleges that on September 8th Yeargin did commit the crime of ill treatment of animals in general torture in that he did leave, starve or neglect a dog for a period of time in which the dog was emaciated. Michael Christopher Yeargin remains in the detention center on $5k bond.