Rejean Soukoury Edwards, 20, and Reginald Lamar Edwards, 57, both of Rome, were arrested at their home at 1039 North Broad Street after authorities found one dog dead and another in hurt condition.

Reports said that one puppy was found dead outside their home and inside a cage.  The dog was found laying in water and covered in flees.

The second puppy was found in a cage with a hurt paw, no water and with little food to eat.

Animal Control came out and too care of the puppy.

Both are charged with cruelty to animals.