13-year-old charged with shooting dog with a pellet gun
Lenox (WSYR-TV) – A 13-year-old has been arrested on an animal cruelty charge after he allegedly shot a dog with a pellet gun in the Madison County town of Lenox.
The boy was charged with torturing or injuring an animal, a misdemeanor.
According to the Madison County Sheriff’s Office, the dog belonged to someone else in the town of Lenox.
The boy’s parent was issued an appearance ticket for Madison County Family Court.
The dog received treatment at a facility in Syracuse.
Sheriff’s Deputies seized the pellet gun.
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