The case of a Texas veterinarian has now been turned over to the Austin County District Attorney’s office. Information on the completion of an investigation by the Austin County Sheriff’s Office came Tuesday morning, with ABC13 News reporting.
The Austin County Sheriff’s Office posted an update on their Facebook wall April 21 stating
“At 7:59 this morning, the Austin County Sheriff has completed the investigation of the Animal Cruelty case first reported to us last Friday. The completed case file has been turned over to the Austin County District Attorney for filing of charges under Texas Penal Code 42.092.
With the completion of the investigation, the Sheriff’s Office will not release any further comments or updates to this case. Any comments, questions or information requests must be made directly to the District Attorney’s Office.”