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CLAIRTON (KDKA) — Several dogs were rescued from inhumane conditions Friday as part of an ongoing investigation in Clairton.

According to Clairton Police, a total of 11 dogs were discovered when search warrants were served at two different locations for dog law violations.

Police say the animals were found living in deplorable conditions.

They were seized by animal control officers.

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(Source: Clairton Police)

Police are not yet releasing many details about the investigation, but say that it’s been going on for several months and is continuing now.

Charges are expected to be filed soon.

Stay with KDKA for the latest on this developing story.