Suffolk County SPCA Detectives charged a Patchogue woman with animal cruelty on Tuesday, April 9th, 2019.
Danielle Dagostino, 28, was charged with 2 counts of failure to provide proper sustenance for Bully, her 6-year-old male pit bull and Lacey, her 1-year-old female Rottweiler/Shepherd mix. Both dogs were found to be emaciated. Both dogs were removed from the home and transported to Brookhaven Animal Shelter.
Dagostino is scheduled to appear in First District Court on June 6th, 2019.
If you witnessed any act of animal cruelty, or have any information, please call the Suffolk County SPCA at 631-382-7722. All calls will be kept confidential.
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