Niagara County woman charged with animal cruelty

Posted at 4:40 PM, Dec 19, 2014

A Niagara County woman is facing animal cruelty charges after State Police and the Niagara County SPCA searched her home.

A warrant was issued after evidence of dog neglect was reportedly witnessed at Mary Allesandro’s home in Royalton. The 59-year-old was arrested on Saturday and charged with animal cruelty, a misdemeanor.

She was arraigned and taken to the Niagara County Jail on $500 bail.