Arrest made in animal cruelty case

EL PASO COUNTY, Colo. (KKTV) - UPDATE 8/10/18:
An arrest was made in an animal cruelty case where seven horses were seized along with the bodies of three dead dogs.

Mindy Danskin. Photos courtesy EPC Sheriff's Office

The El Paso County Sheriff's Office says Mindy Danskin is facing three felony counts of aggravated cruelty to animals and seven misdemeanor counts of cruelty to animals. The horses were taken to a nearby boarding facility where they are being cared for.

The El Paso County Sheriff's Office alongside several other agencies executed a search warrant in the 7700 block of Stockholm Grove for an investigation tied to criminally neglected horses on Thursday. The neighborhood is east of Monument and north of Black Forest.