KMOX 1120AM

Local

13 Dead Horses Found on Illinois Farm

View Comments
horses
News

Get Breaking News First

Receive News, Politics, and Entertainment Headlines Each Morning.
Sign Up

ROODHOUSE, Ill. (AP) — Illinois agriculture officials are investigating claims 13 horses were found dead on property in Greene County.

The Telegraph in Alton reports Tuesday that Illinois Department of Agriculture spokeswoman Januari Smith confirms the agency received a complaint and has opened an investigation.

Greene County sheriff Rob McMillen says his department has received multiple complaints. He said he is awaiting findings from the state agriculture department.

Greene County is about 65 miles north of St. Louis.


Copyright 2011 The Associated Press

View Comments
blog comments powered by Disqus
Follow

Get every new post delivered to your Inbox.

Join 3,914 other followers