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Second person charged in illegal slaughterhouse case

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NORTHWEST MIAMI-DADE, Fla. (WSVN) -- Police have made another arrest in a case of shocking animal abuse in South Florida.

Yonisley Garcia was arrested and charged Wednesday with seven counts of animal cruelty with intent to kill or injure.

His bond was set at $35,000. If and when he bonds out, he will be on house arrest with a GPS monitoring system.

He is the second person charged in connection with the operation of an illegal slaughterhouse in Northwest Miami-Dade.

The property was closed in March after an animal recovery organization showed police undercover video of animals being tortured before being butchered for their meat.

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