MILLCREEK — A girl identified dwelling in deplorable ailments in a motor home together with 16 animals was arrested Tuesday by Unified law enforcement.
Tarah G. Miles, 42, was booked into the Salt Lake County Jail for investigation of 16 counts of cruelty to animals, drug possession and possession of drug paraphernalia.
Unified police ended up named to the place of 4000 S. West Temple on a report of two undesired motor households parked there, in accordance to a police affidavit. The particular person who referred to as police claimed various individuals “come and go from the motor home” and asked for police make them leave, the affidavit states.
One car, which did not have a license plate, also “didn’t have an genuine door, it had a wood doorway. I could see within the motor household and seen the motor house was total of trash,” police wrote in the affidavit.
“I opened the makeshift wooden doorway, and observed feces, trash and utilised syringes on the floor of the motor property. There were being a complete of 15 cats and 1 pet dog dwelling in the motor property, dwelling under these conditions. The canine did have an damage to the left rear leg,” according to the affidavit.
Though police were being rounding up the animals, Miles, the driver of the motor home, arrived on scene.
“She reported she wished to thoroughly clean the motor household up but has not experienced the chance to,” the affidavit states.
Miles was arrested.
Law enforcement also observed a “loaded syringe” in her pocket, according to the affidavit.