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Third Person Charged In Horse Neglect Case

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A third person may be charged in the case of more than 30 neglected horses in Mercer County.

Charges are still pending against Nicole Rust and Marvin Stickley, and now Martin Rust may be charged as well.

All three have 29 charges of animal cruelty pending against them.

The horses were seized from a farm in Mercer County last Tuesday. The Mercer County Humane Society said they were starving, and suffering from a skin condition.

Right now the A.N.N.A. Shelter's horse rescue is helping 22 of those horses recover.

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