Animal Abuse Charges Filed Over Carbondale Dog
CARBONDALE — Police filed animal cruelty charges against a woman after a dog was found wandering around a community in Lackawanna County.
Carbondale police say the dog owned by Britany Staples was found neglected late last month.
It was taken to an animal shelter.
Staples was charged on Tuesday.
Authorities say the woman from Carbondale was hit with animal cruelty charges in Susquehanna County in May.
Authorities say she left another dog tied up in a basement without food or water.