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October 25, 2017
Stuart Earl West sits in a Pierce County courtroom Oct. 25, 2017, prior to closing arguments. The jury deliberated more than six hours before delivering 62 guilty verdicts on 125 charges related to the treatment of dogs in 2016. Michael Brun / RiverTown Multimedia
West found guilty on 62 counts in puppy mill case
October 25, 2017 - 10:27pm
Pierce County District Attorney Sean Froelich points to a photograph Oct. 25, 2017, during closing arguments in the jury trial of Stuart West, who is charged with 125 counts related to treatment of dogs in 2016. Michael Brun / RiverTown Multimedia
Jury deliberates on alleged puppy mill case
October 25, 2017 - 2:30pm
October 24, 2017
Testimony began Monday, Oct. 23, in the trial of Stuart West, the town of El Paso man accused of mistreating dogs at a breeding facility he ran out of his home. Mike Longaecker / RiverTown Multimediaplay button
Watch: Trial underway in Pierce County puppy mill case
October 24, 2017 - 10:35am
September 26, 2017
Jury trial in alleged puppy mill case to begin next month
September 26, 2017 - 8:27pm
September 25, 2017
Puppy mill suspect charged with bail jumping
September 25, 2017 - 2:44pm
December 30, 2016
Dogs removed from a Pierce County man's home earlier this year will now be avaialble for adoption. (Submitted photo courtesy of Animal Humane Society)
Top 10 news stories of 2016: No. 6 Puppy mill case turned up squalor, criminal charges
December 30, 2016 - 3:06pm
July 21, 2016
Golden labs like this one, found in April at a town of El Paso man's suspected puppy mill, will be available for adoption through the Animal Humane Society beginning on July 24. (Submitted photo courtesy of ASPCA)
Dogs from suspected puppy mill will be up for adoption
July 21, 2016 - 2:46pm
July 6, 2016
Humane Society raises $20k amid Stu West case
July 6, 2016 - 3:03pm
June 7, 2016
Stuart West
Town plans to tighten dog kennel ordinance
June 7, 2016 - 2:07pm
May 4, 2016
An American Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals (ASPCA) worker carries a golden Lab pup during the April 22 raid of the Elmwood area Stuart West home. (Photo courtesy of the ASPCA)
Systematic flaws contributed to suspected puppy mill
May 4, 2016 - 11:29am
April 27, 2016
UPDATE: Complaint states Elmwood dogs fed on rotting carcasses
April 27, 2016 - 8:56am