Henderson County -- Henderson County Sheriff's Dept announced the arrest of a man wanted in an animal cruelty case. The wife is still on the run.
Arrest made in animal cruelty case; one suspect still wanted
January 4, 2017
On December 30, 2017, Robert Brian Fore, age 61 of 71 Maxwell Drive in Fletcher, was served with animal cruelty warrants after he was taken into custody in Florida and extradited back to Henderson County. Fore was served with warrants for two felony counts of Killing an Animal by Starvation, four felony counts of Cruelty to Animals and two misdemeanor counts of Cruelty to Animals that stemmed from offenses occurring in early March of 2017. He is currently in the Henderson County Jail with a $15,000.00 secured bond with his next court date scheduled for January 23, 2018.
Robert ‘Tony’ Fore, and his wife Sandy Jean Fore, fled the area after surrendering 40 dogs and cats on March 4, 2017. Sandy Jean Fore still has outstanding warrants for multiple charges of Killing an Animal by Starvation and Cruelty to Animals. She may be using the alias of Jeannie Fore or Jeannie Hughes. Should anyone have information concerning Sandy Fore’s whereabouts, please contact the Henderson County Sheriff's Office at 828-697-4911.
Sandy Jean Fore
*Editor's note: A criminal charge is an accusation, by law, a person accused of a crime is innocent until proven in a court of law.