Maryland Couple Sentenced in Equine Cruelty Case

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A Maryland man was sentenced to 90 days in jail after pleading guilty to animal cruelty charges in connection with the neglect of 26 horses removed from his Garrett County property last year. Last week under a plea agreement Richard Friend pleaded guilty to seven of the charges. He was sentenced to serve 90 days in the county jail. Seventy days of the sentence were suspended, a spokesperson from

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