Waukegan drug bust uncovers neglected dogs, boa constrictor, other animals living in filth
December 8, 2012 ( WAUKEGAN, Ill.) (WLS) -- Waukegan police say a pair of drug arrests led to the discovery of several animals in filth.
Russell Newbill and Raymond Winters are charged with unlawful possession of a controlled substance and possession with intent to deliver. They also face at least 20 counts of animal cruelty and neglect.
Police say they found several dogs, puppies, a boa constrictor and other animals in filthy conditions.
Animal control is investigating, as well.
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