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Sumter Co. dogs seized

By David Miller

Americus, GA (WALB) – Over 100 small to medium sized dogs found in deplorable conditions, with feces mattered into their fur and without water, in Sumter County today.

The dogs were seized by agents of the Department of Agriculture, the Sumter Co. Sheriff, and the Department of Natural Resources.

The dogs were seized on the property of Margie Davis, a former Americus Police officer. Davis owns the Jungle Pet store in Americus.

Officers are Executing search warrant.  Davis is not charged at this time, but could face animal cruelty charges.

Jennifer Emert will have the full story from the scene later today on WALB.


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