Couple faces animal cruelty charges


The owners of a local business will appear in Taylor County District Court Monday for an arraignment hearing on charges of animal cruelty.

Bobby Lee and Rebecca Phillips each face 82 charges of second-degree animal cruelty following a welfare check by the Taylor County Animal Shelter at a dog breeding location owned by the couple on Feb. 15, according to reports.

The couple will be in Taylor County District Court at 9 a.m. on Monday, March 26.