By Jennifer McRae

ARVADA, Colo. (CBS4)– Police in Arvada got quite a surprise while conducting a search warrant for narcotics distribution. While investigating the drug case in the home on Wednesday morning, officers found five puppies living in terrible conditions.

(credit: Arvada Police)

The resident of the home in the 8500 block of Eaton Street was jailed on multiple charges that include drug distribution, ID theft and animal abuse. There may be more charges involving others inside the home as the investigation continues.

Jennifer McRae