2 charged with animal cruelty in Stamford

Stamford police say two people are facing charges for animal cruelty. Police say they did a welfare check at Rock Spring Farms on Old Ridge

Police say they found a barn in bad condition and malnourished horses at Rock Spring Farms.

Police say they found a barn in bad condition and malnourished horses at Rock Spring Farms. (3/6/15)

STAMFORD - Stamford police say two people are facing charges for animal cruelty. 

Police say they did a welfare check at Rock Spring Farms on Old Ridge Road in January. 

They say they found a barn in bad condition and malnourished horses. 

Officers issued an arrest warrant for the barn owner, Eileen Lenihan, 57, who turned herself in this morning. 

They also arrested Jose Dejesus Rodriquez, 37, yesterday.  They say he owned some of the horses in that barn. 

Two of the horses were euthanized because of their conditions. 

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