GREELEY, Colo. (CBS4)– A third man has pleaded guilty in an animal cruelty case out of Weld County.
Larry Loma pleaded guilty to one count of misdemeanor animal cruelty in Weld County Court in Greeley.READ MORE: Park Hill Residents File Lawsuit Against Safe Outdoor Space For Homeless In Church Parking Lot
The charge stems from the release of undercover video recorded at the Quanah Cattle Company. The facility is located near Kersey, 55 miles northeast of Denver.READ MORE: Busy Friday Night In Downtown Denver Could Signal Trend Toward Post-Pandemic Life
Last fall an investigation at the facility began after the animal rights group Compassion Over Killing released undercover video of the calves being kicked, dragged, thrown and lifted by their tails.MORE NEWS: Colorado's Comeback: Moviegoers Return To Regal Theatres Amid COVID Safety Protocols
Three men were charged in the case. Tomas Cerda and Ernesto Daniel Valenzuela-Alvarez already pleaded guilty.