Preliminary hearing reset in Kelsey Lefever horse slaughter fraud case

Lady Liberty (c) Bill Frymire

Public Opinion reports: Harrisburg, PA -- A hearing has been moved to Feb. 21 for a Chester County woman who allegedly took a retired thoroughbred from Chambersburg and sold it to be slaughtered in Canada for human consumption. Kelsey Elva Lefever was scheduled to have a preliminary hearing Feb. 6. The date has been moved… Continue reading Preliminary hearing reset in Kelsey Lefever horse slaughter fraud case

Woman charged with lying about rescuing horses, instead sending them to slaughter

PENNSYLVANIA -- It was not illegal for Kelsey Lefever to bring unwanted horses to auction to be sold for slaughter. But it was illegal for her to tell the horses’ owners that she was finding them good homes, according to state police. Police said Lefever, 24, of Honeybrook, advertised herself as a horse rescue. In… Continue reading Woman charged with lying about rescuing horses, instead sending them to slaughter