Ind. woman charged with animal abandonment

March 8, 2011 4:42:15 PM PST
An Indiana woman is facing misdemeanor charges for animal neglect.

Vicki Moon, 62, is charged with abandonment.

The Lake County Sheriff's Department raided her home following a series of complaints from neighbors about the smell. Seventeen sick dogs were taken from her home. Authorities also found a freezer filled with dead animals and as many as 18 inches of feces covering the floors.