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: Funding From COVID Groups To Help 8 Colorado Foundations
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: Denver Public Schools Foundation Partners With Denver Broncos To Bridge Technology Gap For Families
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: 10-Foot-High Fence Surrounds Fallen Officers Memorial Outside Denver Police Headquarters
Three men were charged in the case. Tomas Cerda and Ernesto Daniel Valenzuela-Alvarez already pleaded guilty.