April 2021 – Ravon Service (26) and Tafaniel Michaud (27) were taken into custody. Police rescued 21 dogs and puppies from the apartment after investigating an illegal breeding situation and obtaining a search warrant. Service faces charges of animal neglect and criminal mischief in connection with the initial Animal Cruelty Investigation Squad case. Michaud also faces criminal mischief charges in that incident.
Nov 2022 – Ravon Service (27), was arrested when a traffic stop led to the discovery of an emaciated mother dog and seven puppies perilously packed into a plastic bin with limited air flow, according to authorities. Service was stopped after the vehicle’s loud engine exhaust drew the attention of a police officer. The cop noticed a dog with protruding ribs in the backseat, a criminal complaint said. The dogs were taken to an animal hospital for treatment, and a veterinarian found all seven puppies had diarrhea, according to the complaint. Service was charged with eight counts of torturing, injuring or failing to feed an animal; eight counts of neglect of an impounded animal; and seven counts of carrying an animal in a cruel manner.