We have official sources confirming that the two suspects arrested were Steven Sanches of Morrill and Jayda Stephens of California.
All suspects are innocent until proven guilty.
Scanner Traffic indicated 3 dogs shot near East Lyman Road.
7:45 pm – Scanner Traffic indicates that a Sheriff Deputy is headed to East Lyman Road. Report of a male shooting dogs in a parking lot. Reporting party indicated he shot 3 already. Police on scene searching for vehicle. Reporting party states that the male drove off in an older van (White Chev Uplander).
8:10 pm – male and female in custody. Reporting party is free to go. They have pictures. Public Service contacted.
8:17 pm – Deputy wants to talk to the County Attorney. Dispatch has him on.
8:26 pm – one male, one female, arriving at County.
8:55 pm – Traffic indicated subjects would be charged with felony use of a firearm, 3 counts.
Actual charges in court 5-15-2023
Steven Sanchez – Animal cruelty X3, Use of a weapon to commit a (F)x3, Animal neglect X3
Jayda Stephens – Animal cruelty X3, Use of a weapon to commit a (F)x3