Jones County woman guilty in death of Carl the Rooster

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A former Jones County Juvenile Detention Center employee was found guilty in the of Carl the Rooster, a fixture in downtown .

Kendra Shaffer, 35, of Laurel stood trial Wednesday at Ocean Springs Municipal Court on a charge of animal cruelty, a misdemeanor.

“In Defense of Animals is pleased Shaffer has been found guilty, but we will continue to work toward updating the Mississippi state statute to give other animals the same protection from aggravated cruelty that is afforded to dogs and cats,” said Doll Stanley, a senior campaigner for In Defense of Animals’ Justice…

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