Charges Filed in Nodaway County Animal Abuse Case

Published 07/29 2014 04:13PM

Updated 07/29 2014 10:58PM

(MARYVILLE, Mo.) A Quitman, Missouri man accused of running over and killing his horse is now behind bars.

The Nodaway County Sheriff's Department says Michael Travis Ebrecht has been charged with felony animal abuse.

Authorities say, Saturday evening, Ebrecht ran over his horse with his truck multiple times, killing the horse.
  
He remains behind bars tonight on a $7,500 bond.

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