MCCRACKEN COUNTY, KY — A McCracken County man charged in the case involving more than 100 neglected animals had his first court appearance Thursday.
David Howery faces 25 counts of second-degree animal cruelty.
A McCracken County judge set bond for Howery at $25,000 and appointed a public defender to represent him.
Every animal has been seized from the home on Broyles Avenue in McCracken County.
McCracken County Detective Sgt. Benny Kauffman said the animals were sent to Howery’s home overtime to be adopted out to other people, but that never happened.
Howery also had an outstanding bench warrant from a