A man from Florida was found with 30 dogs that seemed to have been abused while kept in his yard.
Deputies were called home to consider a complaint about the barking of dogs in Largo, near Tampa.
When they arrived, they found in the house two unattended children, several weapons and cocaine.
Next to them in the backyard was found 38-year-old Terrell Cole along with dozens of kennels for keeping animals.
“All the neighbors complained. The barking was non-stop, day and night. I even recorded audio from my window because my friends didn’t believe me, ”a resident who lived nearby told DailyMail.com.
“I kept hearing them barking, it sounded like torture.”
A man from Florida was found with 30 dogs that seemed to have been abused while kept in his yard
At a height from the air you can see many makeshift dog kennels in the house of Terrell Collie
Collie was arrested by Pinelas County MPs on Saturday after they said they found 33 dogs and two children in his home who may have been subjected to cruel and neglect.
Police were called home after filing a noise complaint
Terrell Collie has been arrested on more than three dozen charges, including the crime of neglect of children, animal cruelty, animal cruelty, possession of cocaine
Investigators quickly determined that the pets consisted mostly of hounds and blackfish, which are commonly used for hunting, are not cared for, and decided to take Koli into custody.
Police then obtained a search warrant to delve into Koli’s home.
Deputies found drugs, including cocaine, along with several firearms and ammunition.
White powder has also been found, and it is currently being tested to determine its nature, test results are still pending.
The Pinelas County Animal Service confiscated a total of 33 dogs of various ages.
Some dogs were in bad shape and looked as if they were being used for hunting
The dogs were brought to the Pinelas County Animal Welfare Service in Pinelos County
Most likely, the dogs will be given up for adoption in the near future as soon as they pass a health examination
Here, behind bars, is one of more than 30 dogs
Deputies say four dogs were injured. Additional equipment for dogs was found in the house
Rescued dogs are seen in a new environment at the Pinelas County Animal Shelter
Four dogs were injured, dog equipment was also found in the house.
According to the Pinelas County Sheriff, two children under the age of 14 were in the house without food or supplies.
Kohli was arrested and charged with two counts of neglect of children, four counts of animal cruelty, 29 counts of animal cruelty, two counts of possession of firearms, one count of possession of ammunition and one with ammunition. cocaine storage.
“It always worries us,” said WFLA Director of Pinelos County Animal Service Doug Brightwell. “We were aware of this dog owner and the suspicious actions, but, again, sometimes it takes nothing but good time, like everything else, to get the necessary break.”
“We testified to the animal control bodies, the implementation of the code. I even contacted the district supervisor, who directed me back to enforcing the code, ”said former neighbor Linden Brown. “There were just a lot of things that we just can’t explain.
“This only confirms all the information, photos and documentation that we have submitted to the control of animals to which they refused to respond and solve the problem before it goes to another area,” Brown said.
‘[Hopefully this will] hinder anyone else who is trying to use the loophole of life in the uncorrupted Largo to do things they should not do illegally ”.
Additional fees are expected under Fox 13.
The first to arrive was Officer Justin Birch, who rescued more than 30 dogs.
Pinelas County Animal Services Director Doug Brightwell, pictured, confirmed that several dogs were skinny and injured solely for DailyMail.com
The dogs are currently kept at the Pinellas Animal Services County Shelter