Chad Moore, the 39 year old horse trainer that was wanted on warrants and is under investigation for the neglect and death of several horses is in custody in the Clermont County Jail.
He was arrested 12/31/09 at approx 2 am. at the Red Roof Inn, Mt. Carmel-Tobasco Road, in Union Township, Clermont County following a tip to Crimestoppers. Deputies responded to the scene and Mr. Moore surrendered without any resistance. He was alone at the time. He stated he was planning to turn himself in later that morning through his attorney. He will be confined in the Clermont County Jail pending court proceedings.
He has the following legal proceedings pending, not including what may result from the horse neglect investigation:
Non Support Case # 2001CR583 (Common Pleas Court - Felony) Bond Hearing set for December 31, 2009 at 8:30 am.
DUI Case # 2009TRC4980 (Municipal Court) Bond Hearing set for January 2, 2010 at 10 am.
Contempt Case # 1993JI3849 (Juvenile Court) Sentenced to 174 days. Due out June 22, 2010.
Non Support Case # 2009DRA6300 (Domestic Relations Court) Bond Hearing set for January 4, 2010 at 10 am.
NOTE: These cases and scheduling should be confirmed through the Clerk of Court offices.
There have been some inquiries about the horses that were seized from his residence earlier this week. They are at a private farm, being cared for by individuals who have experience with horses and are respected members of the community. Some reports have been received that there have been attempts by individuals to find or go to that location. Our office has been requested to provide extra patrol and security for the property and we will do so. It is requested that members of the public refrain from going onto this property. It is privately owned, and unauthorized intruders or trespassers may be arrested.
Sheriff A.J. Rodenberg – Clermont County. OH