The three suspects are: Santiago Ruvalcaba Contreros, Edgar Gardozo Vazquez, and Miguel Angel Navarro Serrano. Supervisors and owners at Fair Oaks have also been accused for taking part in the animal abuse.
CBS CHICAGO: ‘Three people have been charged in connection with animal cruelty at Fair Oaks Farms, according to the Newton County, Ind., Sheriff’s Office. The sheriff’s office released the names of the three suspects, who have not been located: Santiago Ruvalcaba Contreros, 31 year old male; Edgar Gardozo Vazquez, 36 year old male; Miguel Angel Navarro Serrano, 38 year old male… Supervisors and owners at Fair Oaks were aware of and even took part in the animal abuse.
The video was filmed by a member of Animal Recovery Mission, which had an undercover investigator get a job at Fair Oaks Farms from August to November of last year in order to expose animal cruelty. The footage shows workers dragging calves by their ears, including off the side of a farm cart, throwing calves into small plastic isolation hutches, hitting calves with milk bottles, kicking calves, beating them with branding irons and steel rebar, and force-feeding the animals to the point they can’t breathe. Workers are also seen piling dead calves onto farm vehicles and throwing them in mass dump sites’. SOURCE…