Crimetracker: 2 horses seized from Anderson Co. property, man arrested

ANDERSON COUNTY, Tenn. (WVLT) - Horse Haven of Tennessee says two horses were seized from an Anderson County property Wednesday and the horses' owner was arrested by the sheriff's office.

According to the sheriff's office website, Jason Shipley was arrested for failure to appear, cruelty to animals, and theft of property.

He was booked into jail on $118,000 bond.

Horse Haven told Local 8 News the two geldings taken from the property were checked out by UT veterinarians.

They also say Anderson County Animal Control was instrumental in this case.

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