SW Ohio couple convicted of with animal cruelty

OXFORD, Ohio (AP) — A southwest Ohio couple has been convicted of misdemeanor animal cruelty charges after the deaths of two horses.

The Cincinnati Enquirer (http://cin.ci/16fYhdd ) reports that a Butler County jury in Oxford deliberated about an hour Monday evening before reaching the verdict.

Kenneth and Debora Morgan of the Hamilton area will be sentenced Thursday. They face a possible penalty of up to 180 days in jail and a $1,000 fine.

The Morgans don’t have a listed telephone number and no attorney name was available in court records.

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Information from: The Cincinnati Enquirer, http://www.enquirer.com

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