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Jailed JC man charged with animal cruelty after 6 dogs allegedly found in garbage can

March 8th, 2014 12:44 pm by NET News Service

Jailed JC man charged with animal cruelty after 6 dogs allegedly found in garbage can

Gary Eugene Bailey (NET News Service)

JOHNSON CITY — An incarcerated man received a charge of animal cruelty after animal control personnel said they found six dogs in a trash can outside of his house.

On Friday, police cited Gary Eugene Bailey, 50, 2905 Park Ave., Johnson City, with animal cruelty after animal control workers found a live puppy and five dead dogs in the trash can.

Animal Control Director Debbie Dobbs said that her officers responded to Bailey’s house after receiving a citizen complaint.

“We were called out there when someone had noticed that there was crying coming from a garbage can,” Dobbs said. “When we checked out what was going on, there were five dead dogs, and a puppy underneath them.”

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