Animal cruelty charges face pair


On Monday two arrest warrants were issued after Justice of the Peace Bill Robinson determined that there was enough evidence to charge Julian Perez, 61, and Cassandra Perez, 45,with cruelty to animals or livestock, a Class A misdemeanor.
They will be arrested with a $1,000 bond and will be have their trial at the DeWitt County Courthouse at a later date. Julian and Cassandra could be fined up to $4,000 and serve up to one year in jail.
Gilbert Garcia of Yorktown was given a warning in connection with the case and he will pay all the expenses concerning a deceased horse.
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