Horse found butchered south of Ocala

Marion County Sheriff car, Florida.

Authorities not sure if this case is related to similar ones in North Central Florida A horse was found butchered last week in Summerfield. Marion County Sheriff’s deputies said they spoke with a woman who keeps other people’s horses on her property. She told deputies she left the horses on May 28 after feeding them.… Continue reading Horse found butchered south of Ocala

Sumter Co police increase reward on horse thieves and slaughterers

Florida horse owners warned to be cautious as horses continue to be stolen and slaughtered for the black market.

A Zephyrhills, Florida woman says three intruders tried to slaughter her horses for their meat earlier this month. Brena Kramer showed FOX 13 News a few of the injuries sustained by her horses, including cuts near their eyes and rope burns near their mouths. She says she found one horse with a rope still tied around its… Continue reading Sumter Co police increase reward on horse thieves and slaughterers