Stories tagged: Jan Hickerson
Tue., March 4, 2014
West Plains ranch’s co-owner held in horse cruelty case
The co-owner of a West Plains ranch where authorities discovered dozens of emaciated horses last year is in custody after allegedly fleeing to Montana when charges were filed. Jeff Hickerson, …
Mon., March 3, 2014, 11:54 a.m.
Husband of alleged horse abuser arrested
One of three suspects in a horse cruelty case at a West Plains ranch last year is in custody. Jeff Hickerson, husband of Jan Hickerson, was booked into jail Friday, …
Thu., Dec. 12, 2013, 10:44 a.m.
Seized horses finding permanent homes
The Spokane County Regional Animal Protection Service is moving forward in finding permanent homes for 63 horses seized in West Spokane County on Nov. 15.
Wed., Dec. 4, 2013
Spokane County gives SCRAPS $25,000 to care for seized horses
Spokane County commissioners approved an extra $25,000 for the Spokane County Regional Animal Protection Service to help cover costs of last month’s seizure of malnourished horses from a West Plains …
Sun., Nov. 24, 2013
When Coffman discovered abuse by horse trader, he had no idea he had stumbled upon historic case of animal neglect
Dave Coffman’s story tells like a western drama complete with stolen horses, a “smoking gun” and a fugitive on the run. It ends with this Spokane engineer unknowingly exposing perhaps …