Juvenile charged in animal cruelty incident at fair
A 14-year-old juvenile was arrested Wednesday after an incident at the St. Mary Parish Junior Fair and Livestock show last weekend.
Franklin Police charged him with three counts of cruelty to animals.
He reportedly hit animals with a pipe at some point during the fair held at Franklin Senior High school.
Because of his juvenile status, no further details are allowed to be released by law.
The juvenile was released to a guardian pending juvenile court.