Clarksville, TN – On November 15th, 2012, around 12:30pm, Clarksville Police responded to a call of a possible deceased horse in a wash area off of 2379 Whitfield Road. The horse had been seen by a passer-by laying in the same spot for two days.
When officers arrived, they found the horse alive, laying on its side unable to stand. The ground was compacted around the horse where it appeared as though the horse had made repeated attempts to get up.
The vet and owner determined based on the horse’s condition to euthanize the horse.
On November 16th, 2012, 6:33pm, Timothy Decent was charged with Cruelty to Animals.
Given Address: 2379 Whitfield Road, Clarksville, TN
Arresting Officer: Brad Crowe
Charged With: Cruelty To Animals
Booked Into: Montgomery County Jail