Court Case Update

Case# 19SR-CR00133

Count I-class C misdemeanor animal neglect or abandonment
Count II-class C misdemeanor animal neglect or abandonment

08/02/19- Court Trial held
Defendant found guilty on both Counts I and II. Defendant sentenced to 15 days in Jail on each count. Execution of Sentence suspended; defendant placed on unsupervised probation for one year

8/2/2020- SES Probation Success Completed

Hearting, Brian
Age: 41  
City: Schell City  
Incident Date: 2019-03-24  
Arrest Date: 2019-05-31  
Additional Information

The warrant comes after an investigation by the St. Clair County Sheriff’s Office. It was discovered that Hearting’s canine’s had attacked and killed a neighbor’s dog.

News Links
The complete St. Clair County Sheriff’s Office  News Release May 27-June 3, 2019
St. Clair County Sheriff's Office