Authorities make arrest in connection with severe animal neglect case

The St. Louis County Sheriff’s Office announced they have arrested a person allegedly involved in what they call a severe animal neglect case.

This stems from someone leaving a pitbull in a ditch, according to Animal Allies. The staff attempted to save Gio, who they have renamed Lovebug. But he died.

Charges are pending.

Animal Allies is encouraging you to report animal cruelty, and you can stay anonymous: 612-866-8663