UPDATED: Friday, April 13, 2012 - 8:53am
WACO - An Elm Mott man has been placed on deferred probation after he reportedly kept more than 70 dogs at his home.
The Waco Tribune reports Derwood Johnson has pleaded no contest to three counts animal cruelty charges.
Johnson's house was raided in 2009 when a foul odor was reported coming from the area.
Deputies found more than 212 animals on Mott's property.