Sosebee believes that one of his neighbors might have seen his ceramic chickens on the front lawn and called the county, thinking that the chickens were real.
“The code enforcement officers brought me a paper violation saying I had some chickens, but I didn’t," said Sosebee.
The enforcement officer apparently relied on a complaint and had not looked for the chickens himself. Code enforcers later tore up the ticket. Link
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