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Two men arrested on drug, animal cruelty charges

(Source: Harris County Sheriff's Office) (Source: Harris County Sheriff's Office)
(Source: Harris County Sheriff's Office) (Source: Harris County Sheriff's Office)
HARRIS COUNTY, GA (WTVM) -

Authorities in Harris County have arrested two men on drug and animal cruelty charges.

Aaron Walton, 29, and Dennis Walton, 53, have both been charged with possession of marijuana with intent to distribute, dog fighting and cruelty to animals.

Investigators stopped to check out a suspicious vehicle in Ellerslie, GA on Monday and discovered marijuana.

Upon a search of the property, they also found close to a pound of marijuana and several pit bulls.

The dogs were wearing heavy chains and had injuries in the face area -- both signs of dog fighting.

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