| News

Larger text Larger text Smaller text Smaller text | Order Photo Reprints

2 Salem residents accused of abandoning animals

Email Newsletters

Click here to sign up for one of our email newsletters.
Tuesday, Aug. 26, 2014, 12:06 a.m.

Two Salem residents have been arrested for allegedly abandoning animals in a mobile home without food or water.

State police in Westmoreland County got a call from a resident reporting the abandoned animals — two dogs, two cats and a rat. Upon arrival police said they found the animals inside. The rat was in a cage, and the mobile home was covered in animal feces and had no power.

Subscribe today! Click here for our subscription offers.



Show commenting policy

Most-Read Westmoreland

  1. Zimbabwe alleges Murrysville doctor illegally killed lion
  2. Heroin, marijuana found in car, driver arrested
  3. Greensburg native runs unique catering service in California
  4. Heroin suspect out of Westmoreland County jail on $100K bond
  5. Police: Scottdale man had child porn on computer
  6. Derry man gets 19-year prison sentence for recording sex assaults of girl
  7. Red Onion reunion possibly the last for Hempfield coal mining village
  8. Work planned for Route 711 in Ligonier
  9. Tax fight brews among Southwest Greensburg business owners, landlords
  10. Judge denies former New Alexandria tree trimmer another chance
  11. Monessen home invasion ‘ringleader’ denied leniency