Hundreds of animals seized in Carroll County

A man faces charges Monday night after investigators say they found more than 250 animals in his garage.

The garage is in Worthville, just south of Carrolton, in Carroll County.

Investigators say they found chickens, rabbits even ducks that were under fed and sick, more than 30 of the animals were dead and many more had to be euthanized.

According to Kentucky State Police and the Carroll County Sheriff's Department, Donnie Cannon, is responsible for the animals.

They say Cannon had an auction service and he would acquire the animals for re-sale.

Cannon says there is more to the story than investigators are saying, but decline further comment on advice from his attorney.

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