Two arrested in local animal cruelty cases Posted in: News Two arrests have been made by the Van Zandt County Sheriff’s Office in connection with two different animal cruelty cases after the SPCA of Texas filed criminal charges against the individuals involved. Richard Stevenson was arrested and booked into Van Zandt County Jail after being charged with Cruelty to Non-Livestock Animals ...PLEASE LOG IN FOR PREMIUM CONTENT. Our website requires visitors to log in to view the best local news. Not yet a subscriber? Subscribe today!