Police: 8 dogs rescued, 2 people arrested for animal neglect

Police: 8 dogs rescued, 2 people arrested for animal neglect

POSEY CO., Ind. (WFIE) - Two people have been arrested for animal neglect in Mt. Vernon.

Police say they, along with animal control, executed a search warrant Wednesday after several animal complaints.

Court documents show the home is in the 700 block of E. Water Street.

Officers say they found eight dogs living in deplorable conditions.

They were all rescued and are now getting treatment.

Court documents show Fredrick and Carolyn Davidson were arrested.

Agencies involved included Mount Vernon Animal Control, Mount Vernon Police Department, Posey County Animal Control, Posey County Rescue Task Force STORM, Posey County Prosecutor’s Office, and PC Pound Puppies.

Dog rescued in Mt. Vernon
Dog rescued in Mt. Vernon (Source: Mt. Vernon Police)
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