Police: Investigation underway after horse found in poor condition, euthanized by vet

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FARMERVILLE, La. – (6/15/19) Farmerville Police officers responded to a welfare concern of a horse in the area of Monroe Street on Saturday, June 15, 2019, just before 9:30 a.m. 

Officers found the horse lying in a pasture in poor condition. A local veterinarian was contacted and humanely euthanized the horse on the scene.

Police said contact has been made with the owner of the horse as well as the Louisiana Livestock Brand Commission and Humane Society.

Farmerville Police said the incident is currently under investigation.

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