Man formally charged for abandoning pet in cage to starve to death
Wednesday, Nov. 13, 2019
AUGUSTA, Ga. (WRDW/WAGT) -- An Augusta man has been indicted after deputies say they found his pet starved to death in a cage.
abandoned his home back in October. About one month later deputies found the animal inside the vacant home, dead.
Holt had been cited in the past for animal-related offenses. He is now being charged with aggravated cruelty to animals.
He was indicted Tuesday for aggravated cruelty to animals.