#Cruelty To Animals

Felony charge for woman who allegedly tied cat to porch

Williamsport, Pa. — A Lycoming County woman tied a cat so tightly to her back porch investigators said it would have died of suffocation if it wasn't rescued. Lashanda F. Bullock faces multiple charges after a neighbor reported the alleged abuse to authorities on Oct. 2. The same neighbor had untied the cat from the porch two days before, according to Williamsport Officer Charles Schwab. When the woman heard it crying on the porch several days later, she discovered the cat was tied up again...
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Fairfield man charged after cat found covered in bleach dies

FAIRFIELD, Conn. (WTNH) — A Fairfield man was released from jail on Tuesday after police said he dumped bleach on a cat, which then died, according to an announcement. Police received the report in August after an emergency veterinarian clinic told them that the cat’s injuries were suspicious, according to the announcement. The cat had […]
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South Windsor PD arrest man for chaining pitbull without food or water

SOUTH WINDSOR, Conn. (WTNH) — South Windsor police arrested a man on animal cruelty-related charges on Tuesday. Just after 12:30 p.m., South Windsor officers said they arrested 40-year-old Damien Addington of East Hartford on an active arrest warrant. The charges stem from an incident back in August of 2022, when South Windsor police responded to […]
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Connecticut Man Accused Of Severely BEATING Cat, Pouring Bleach On It

A Connecticut who police say man poured bleached on a cat and beat it to death was arrested, Radar has learned.According to police, Raymond Neuberger, of Fairfield, Connecticut, who has history of animal abuse, severely beat the cat, which died from its injuries while in veterinary care. Fairfield police began investigating into the cat's death after the vet's office told the agency that the cat's injuries were suspicious. Police say the cat had signs of physical injuries and neurological trauma in addition to having been doused in a liquid that later proved to be bleach. Vets say the cat died...

Man arrested in Jackson County after dog found tied atop pile of debris with no food, water

A Jackson County man has been charged with animal cruelty after police in Hollywood found a severely malnourished dog tied into a pile of debris. Hollywood Police Department said officers received a complaint Monday about an animal living in poor and unsanitary conditions. When they arrived, they found items piled several feet high, with a dog tied by a short rope in the middle.

Hawkins County Humane Society needs more space, funding and volunteers, Part 2

Elana Stanley is a longtime Hawkins County Humane Society volunteer, but in recent years she and others have tried to take on more responsibilities as overcrowding and under-funding has become the new normal. “There are so many ways to help, not only fostering but we also sponsor adoptions, donate time for cleaning, visiting and walking dogs and calming anxious animals by spending time with them,” Stanley said. “We also donate regularly to Rogersville Animal Hospital because they do most of their emergency vetting. We donate...
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Nanticoke man charged with killing cat

NANTICOKE — Humane officers with the SPCA of Luzerne County charged a Nanticoke man with killing a cat by using an air pellet rifle earlier this year. Herman Augusta Curry, 64, of College Street, was arraigned by District Judge Donald Whittaker in Nanticoke on two felony counts of aggravated cruelty to animals by torture and causing death, a misdemeanor count of cruelty to animals and a summary count of cruelty to animals. Curry was released on $25,000 unsecured bail.

Man charged after several complaints of animal cruelty

MORGANTOWN, W.Va (WDTV) - A Morgantown man has been charged after police received several complaints that he was hitting his dog. Officers with the Monongalia County Sheriff’s Department arrested Mykel Jackson, 24, on Sept. 30 after receiving multiple complaints about cruelty to animals at his home, according to a criminal complaint.

York County SPCA hosting October small animal adoption event

YORK COUNTY, Pa. (WHTM) — The York County Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals (SPCA) is hosting an adoption event for its smaller animals. Adoption fees will be 50% off during the month of October for cats and other small animals like rabbits and guinea pigs. A...