NEWTON COUNTY, Ind. (WNDU) - One of the people charged for animal abuse at Fair Oaks Farms is in custody and has been publicly identified.
Authorities arrested 36-year-old Edgar Gardozo-Vasquez, of Brook, Indiana, and currently have him held at the Newton County Jail.
He was taken into custody on a warrant for Level 6 felony torturing or mutilating an animal and Class A misdemeanor animal cruelty. Immigration Customs Enforcement also has placed a hold on Gardozo-Vasquez.
Authorities say there are still outstanding warrants for the other two suspects, who have been identified as Santiago Ruvalcaba Contreros and Miguel Angel Navarro Serrano.