Animal Dwelling of Jacksonville employee arrested for felony animal cruelty

A Jacksonville loved ones is distraught in excess of an incident on Friday that took the existence of their 7-yr-aged Border Collie mix. 

Emilee and Kevin Hanks’ doggy Curry died when in the treatment of the grooming and boarding business Animal Home, situated at 665 Bell Fork Road in Jacksonville 

Details of how Curry died are staying withheld though Onslow County Animal Services carry on their investigation. But the section confirmed an arrest has been created in the scenario. 

Cherry Derr, 36, of Jacksonville, was arrested the identical day and billed with felony cruelty to animals. Derr, an worker of Animal Home, will be seen in Onslow County District Court docket on Sept. 7.

Onslow County Animal Services said video evidence and veterinarian documentation led to Derr’s demand. 

Questions bordering the incident started to come up Friday afternoon relating to likely past misconduct with Animal Household and other doggy house owners.