PINE GLEN, CENTRE COUNTY - 56 year old Thomas Shawley was convicted of starving a herd of beef cattle at a farm near Pine Glen in Centre County.
State Officials say they found 32 of Shawley's cattle in a muddy field with no food in February 2013.
Their bones were protruding through their winter coats.
Nine of the animals were dead.
Shawley was also convicted of failure to properly dispose of the animals.
He's scheduled to be sentenced December 2.