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Murphysboro Man Charged with Animal Cruelty in Dog's Death

Jackson Co. State's Attorney
Jacob Spradling

A Murphysboro man is accused of animal cruelty.

Carbondale Police say 22-year-old Jacob Spradling was arrested without incident last week.

The incident leading to animal cruelty charges against Spradling stems from the death of a dog in the 1100 block of East Walnut in Carbondale this past June.

Anyone with information about this incident is encouraged to contact the Carbondale Police Department at 618-457-3200 or Crime Stoppers at 618-549-COPS.