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One arrested in Upshur dog seizure

GREGG COUNTY,TX (KLTV)- One person has now been arrested in connection with the seizure of twenty eight dogs in Upshur county yesterday.

It happened at a home near the intersection of Highway 155 and 2871 in Upshur County. Authorities initially went to the home to make an arrest in a burglary case, and found much more.

Deputies say they found nearly 30 small dogs living in filthy conditions inside the house. Authorities also say the dogs owner was breeding them to sell. They also found stolen items at the home.

The dogs were taken into custody and the suspect arrested has not been formally arraigned on charges, therefore their name has not been released.

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