Father, daughter charged in animal cruelty case

Father, daughter charged in animal cruelty case

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Animal control officers say they made the gruesome discovery Saturday inside Annette Wright's former home on Marietta Circle in Oak Ridge. Animal control officers say they made the gruesome discovery Saturday inside Annette Wright's former home on Marietta Circle in Oak Ridge.

OAK RIDGE (WATE) - A father and daughter are facing charges after several dead animals were found inside their former home.

Animal control officers say they made the gruesome discovery Saturday inside Annette Wright's former home on Marietta Circle in Oak Ridge.

Officers found the bodies of four dogs, three possums, two birds, and numerous rats.

Authorities believe those animals have been dead for 3-4 years.

Police have charged Wright, along with her 90-year-old father Hillman Wright, with nine counts of animal cruelty each.

 

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