Memphis Animal Shelter Worker Found Guilty Of Animal Abuse

(Memphis) A Memphis Animal Shelter worker accused of animal cruelty was found guilty.

Billy Stewart heard his verdict in court Friday.

An undercover officer testified in court this week that Stewart would sometimes choke dogs into unconsciousness as he led them to the room where they would be euthanized.

According to the officer, this happened to at least five dogs between December 2011 and February 2012.