William Tinkler

Elgin Man's 2012 Cat-Hoarding Case ContinuesWilliam Tinkler, an unemployed 62-year-old former dance teacher and soldier, was charged in September 2012 with four counts of cruelty to animals, four counts of violating an owner’s duties and one count of improper disposal of dead animals, all misdemeanors.
Elgin Man Charged With Animal Cruelty After 60 Dead Cats Found In VanAn Elgin resident faces four counts of misdemeanor animal cruelty, after authorities found 60 dead cats in a van in his driveway.