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Northfield Woman Charged With Multiple Counts of Animal Cruelty

Dakota County Attorney James Backstrom announced that Dayna Kristine Bell* age 61 of Northfield, has been charged with 16 counts of felony animal cruelty in connection with the deaths of numerous puppies and dogs in her care in September of 2011. Bell is the owner and operator of Bells Kennels in Sciota Township, Dakota County.

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