Content Tagged 'neglect'

Neglected Horse Making Great Progress At Equine Humane Center
The Kentucky Equine Humane Center said a horse involved in one of the worst cases of neglect the center has ever seen has hit a major milestone. Workers said Metro Jessica’s feet are beginning to look normal again. Video Video
Are Neglected Dogs Smart Choices For Pets?
The Lexington Humane Society said 20 of the 22 dogs found hoarded in an Elliot County home have passed the health and temperament tests, and can now find new homes. But are neglected animals good choices for pets? Video Video
Arrest Made After Alleged Somerset Care Facility Neglect
Coty King was arrested on two counts of neglect after encouraging a disabled patient to hit another disabled patient at a Somerset care facility he worked at. Video Video
Carroll County Couple Accused Of Locking-Up Disabled Daughter
State Police said Billy Ray Mertz, 46, and Robin Mertz, 34, of Carrollton, locked their 23-year old daughter, who suffers from Down Syndrome, in a room for weeks at a time. Video Video
KY Group Nursing Neglected Horse Back To Health
The Kentucky Equine Humane Center in Nicholasville says it's working to nurse a severely neglected horse back to health.
Second Arrest In Reported Neglect Case At Oakwood Manor
Investigators said Oakwood employee Cody Burton, 21, of Burnside, is accused of neglect and failing to report neglect at the home for developmentally disabled adults in Somerset.
Former KY Social Worker Sentenced To Prison For Falsifying Abuse Reports
A former social worker is headed to prison for falsifying child abuse and neglect records in Anderson County. Video Video
Child Abuse Death Cases Lowest In Five Years
The Cabinet for Health and Family Services says the number of children that have died in the past fiscal year from abuse is the lowest it’s been in 5 years.
Woman Charged With Neglect
Betty Wilson has been charged by Lexington police. Video Video
Lexington Woman Pleads Not Guilty To Neglect Charges
Julia Polsgrove plead not guilty to charges that she left a man she cared for in deplorable conditions. Video Video
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