Trooper Shane Jacobs
Public Affairs Officer
Kentucky State Police
Post 10, Harlan
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Animal Cruelty arrest in Harlan County
Date of News Release: 03/28/2012
(BLEDSOE, KY.) – On March 27, 2012 Kentucky State Police Post 10 arrested Henry E. Brock, 50 years old of Bledsoe, KY. Brock was charged with a class D felony--torture of a dog/cat with serious physical injury or death, after Detective Mike Cornett, of Post 10, was supplied with a cell phone video of Mr. Brock kicking, stomping, dragging and shocking a border collie with a cattle prod. Detective Cornett has determined that the incident occurred during the summer of 2011. Mr. Brock was arrested without incident. Detective Cornett was assisted by Tpr. Josh Brashears, Tpr. James Hensley and Duncan Caldwell of Harlan Animal Control. The dog was taken into custody and taken to the vet for examination. Mr. Brock was lodged in the Harlan County Detention Center.