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Young Boys Suspected In Investigation Of An Abused Puppy

A puppy is recovering from severe injuries, and authorities are now trying to find the kids they say could be responsible. The puppy has been named “Love” by a woman who says she found him near a bank in Montgomery being abused by two young boys. The roughly 5-month-old lab mix, who has gained lots of attention on social media, after…

Hope, Abused Rottweiler Released From Animal Hospital

You may remember Hope, the abused Rottweiler that was abandoned and in pretty bad shape. We’ve continued to follow her story and keep you updated on her condition. We now have some good news to report: Dr. Jessica Loch says that “She is thriving, she’s doing amazing she’s eating and drinking and playing we’ve seen her personality blossom, she trusts people,…

Butler Co. Mother Faces Maximum Sentence on Child Abuse Charges

A Butler County mother who physically and mentally abused her young son is facing maximum prison time. Shelley Norris was sentenced to 20 years of jail time and convicted on one count of aggravated child abuse after several videos showing her beating and screaming at her then four year old son were shown in Butler County Circuit Court. The videos…

Chilton Co. Nursing Home Employee Convicted of Abuse

Attorney General Luther Strange announced the conviction of a former employee of a Chilton County nursing home for the abuse of a resident of the facility. Katherine Blevins Lenoir, 53, of Maplesville, pleaded guilty today to one count of reckless abuse of a protected person, a class C felony. Lenoir is a former employee of Don Hatley Healthcare and Rehabilitation of Clanton. Lenoir, a…