Lindale woman charged with cruelty to animals

LINDALE, TX (KLTV) - 42 horses in Lindale were left thirsty and hungry on an empty, barren 70 acre property late last year.

Three horse died, and many suffered with parasites.

On Thursday, the owner of the horses, Linda Michael was arrested on two counts of a Class A Misdemeanor, cruelty to animals.

She has since bonded out of the Smith County Jail.

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