Grand Island man facing felony animal abuse charges


By KSNB Local4 (NE)

Apr. 28, 2021


GRAND ISLAND, Neb. (KSNB) - A Grand Island man is facing multiple animal cruelty charges after cattle was found dead and injured on his property last month.


Grant Edwardson, 41, has been charged with 24 felony counts of abandon/cruel neglect of livestock resulting in injury or death. Hes also been charged with three misdemeanor counts of abandon/cruelly neglect livestock.


Edwardson appeared in Hall County Court on Wednesday where the judge set his bond at $5,000. He paid 10 percent of the bond and has since bonded out.


Back on March 5, Hall County Sheriff deputies responded to a barn fire at 4078 W. Wildwood Road in Grand Island.


According to the arrest affidavit...