According to HamptonRoads.com:
A court hearing was postponed Tuesday for two PETA employees charged with animal cruelty, illegal disposal of animal carcasses and trespassing after Ahoskie police say they saw dead animals being thrown into a grocery store trash bin June 15.
Prosecutors and defense attorneys asked for more time, and the probable-cause hearing was postponed, Assistant District Attorney Donnie Taylor said. The hearing was rescheduled for Aug. 16.…
Earlier this month, an analysis of one dead dog determined the animal was healthy at the time of death, and it had a needle mark on one leg, Roberts said. Investigators sent tissue from the dog to a lab to determine the cause of death, he said.