Belleville Man Charged With Animal CrueltySparky the dog was found with muzzle taped shut.
Woman Allegedly Placed Puppy in Hot Oven, Killing ItUrbana police investigator Dave Smysor said Redmon and the former boyfriend had a fight on Wednesday, and the man got a call from her Thursday morning at work telling him to "go get yo' puppy out the oven.''
Kitten Killer Jailed After Probation ViolationTerry Roy pleaded guilty to aggravated cruelty to animals and was sentenced to two years of probation. The kittens were shot with a pellet gun and left in a Belleville park.
St. Louis Updates Chaining Law To Prevent Animal AbuseRevised law prevents use of truck, tractor or hardware chains to restrain animals.