Animal cruelty investigation underway after dead cattle found in Monterey


Putnam County Sheriff (Courtesy: Putnam County Facebook page)

PUTNAM COUNTY, Tenn. (WKRN) — An investigation is underway after several deceased cattle were found near a farm in Monterey.

The cattle were found near a farm on Lake Hill Road Saturday.

The Putnam County Sheriff’s Office reported deputies are investigating into possible animal cruelty related to the dead cattle.

The investigation is ongoing. No additional information was immediately released.

This is a developing story. Stay with News 2 and for updates.

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