Petting zoo owner faces animal cruelty indictment after discovery of 30 dead pigs at farm
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The owner of a Sussex County petting zoo where authorities say more than 30 pigs were found dead and other animals were found sick or injured last summer has been indicted on several animal cruelty charges.Dennis Sugar, 47, of Andover, was indicted last month on two counts of third-degree cruelty to animals resulting in serious bodily injury or death and two counts of fourth-degree cruelty to animals resulting in bodily injury, the Sussex County Prosecutor’s Office said.In addition to the deceased pigs found on Sugar Sweet Farms on Route 94 in Lafayette in August, investigators found 14 pigs t...


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