Jury Convicts Hill Of Animal Cruelty

By Scott Sarvay

June 18, 2010 Updated Jan 12, 2010 at 6:46 PM EST

ADAMS COUNTY, Ind. (Indiana's NewsCenter) - An Adams County jury has convicted a Decatur man of neglecting 37-horses.

Rick Hill was found guilty of 12-misdemeanor counts of animal cruelty and one felony count of improper disposal of a dead animal.

The Adams County Sheriff's Department confiscated more than 3-dozen neglected horses from Hill's farm in August.

He will be sentenced in February.


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