Clarkston woman facing animal cruelty charges

Posted at 5:21 PM, Dec 12, 2019
and last updated 2019-12-12 19:21:48-05

A Clarkston woman was charged with eight counts of misdemeanor animal cruelty after seven horses and one dog were found neglected, malnourished on her property.

One horse was found dead.
According to court charging documents, her name is Elissa Cline. Each misdemeanor could end in a max of 1 year in jail and/or $1,000 in fines.
This is a developing story and will be updated as more information becomes available.