Darick Stallworth http://news.stlpublicradio.org en St. Louis Man Gets Four Years In Animal Abuse Case http://news.stlpublicradio.org/post/st-louis-man-gets-four-years-animal-abuse-case <p><em>Updated with information about new case.</em></p><p>A 31-year-old St. Louis man will spend up to four years behind bars for torturing, mutilating and killing five dogs and leaving their bodies in a vacant building on the city's north side.</p><p><a href="http://news.stlpublicradio.org/post/charges-filed-animal-cruelty-case">Darick Dashon Stallworth</a> pleaded guilty in August to three counts of animal abuse and and two of animal neglect. He'll serve four years for the animal abuse charges, and 15 days for the neglect charges, all concurrently.</p> Thu, 04 Oct 2012 15:16:44 +0000 Rachel Lippmann 5018 at http://news.stlpublicradio.org St. Louis Man Gets Four Years In Animal Abuse Case