In Addition to Horse Abuse, Charges Now Include Kidnapping!

smellshorsey Archive on February 28, 2008, 14:17

Story updated here 2-28-08

Just when you think the story has gotten as sad and bizarre as it can be, now the man who's facing horse abuse charges and has been suspended from his $84,000/year job as an assistant director of the state department of agriculture has been arrested on kidnapping charges!

Here's part of the story from The State -- front page, above the fold:

An assistant state agriculture commissioner is in jail — charged with kidnapping after police say he threatened and detained a Humane Society investigator looking into allegations of abused horses at the

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