Kalamazoo Co. man pleads to cruelty, dog fighting charges

Posted at 10:41 AM, Nov 16, 2016
and last updated 2016-11-16 10:41:37-05

KALAMAZOO, Mich. – An Oshtemo Township man has pleaded no contest to Animal Cruelty and Possessing Dog Fighting materials.

Kelvin Thomas has been accused of being involved in dog fighting twice before.  Nearly a dozen dogs were taken from his Oshtemo Township home in February 2016, during a raid.

Thomas will be sentenced on January 17.