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Two Nacogdoches Co. teens accused in 'cult style manner' animal slayings indicted by grand jury

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Mark Ainsworth Mark Ainsworth
Delaney Walters Delaney Walters

NACOGDOCHES CO. (KYTX) - A Nacogdoches Grand Jury has indicted two teenagers on felony animal cruelty charges in connection with the cult style slayings of a dog and three cats.

17-year-old Mark Ainsworth, and 18-year-old Delaney Walters both from Nacogdoches were indicted for the March 2014 animal slayings.

The Nacogdoches County Sheriff's office received information that the dog had been killed in a cult style manner by two teenagers.

Upon further investigation it was found that the animal had been tied up and skinned in a tree. The investigation also revealed that a cat and three kittens had also been killed in a satanic type ritual.

Sheriff Investigators conducted interviews with both suspect’s in this case where they have confessed to the crimes.

Sheriff Investigators also found pictures and a video that were in possession of one of the suspects of the crimes that occurred.


 

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