The man accused of running a puppy mill in Kahaluu for the second time in 10 years pleaded no contest Monday.
James Montgomery was facing felony animal cruelty charges after authorities raided his home last May, removing about 30 dogs.
He had previously pleaded not guilty.
After raiding his Kahaluu home, police also found a dead dog and a sickly dog in his municipal trash can.
Montgomery faces up to five years in prison and a $10,000 fine when he's sentenced in July.
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