7/12/07 -- Newalla, OK - A Newalla woman has been charged with three felony counts of animal cruelty after several dead and dying cats were found in her residence.
According to court records, on June 13th, investigators went to the home of Tamara Doner and her husband at 20101 SE 134th.
The investigators were following up on an animal cruelty complaint.
Allegedly, when they arrived and entered the residence, they immediately "smelled feces, urine and decomposing animals."
Reportedly, the investigators observed at least 5 cats that were dead and an "unknown amount of cannibalized cats in the hallway and bedroom."
Four kittens and one adult cat was removed from the residence and taken by investigators to a shelter for medical care. One kitten reportedly died soon thereafter.
Doner has been charged in Cleveland County with three felony cruelty of animals complaints.