Animal Abuse

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Kimberly Dole
December 04, 2019 - 1:17 pm
PATERSON, N.J. (1010 WINS) -- Police rescued 84 roosters, seized cash and drugs after discovering a cockfighting ring early Wednesday in Paterson. The discovery was made at a location on 6th Avenue at approximately 1 a.m. after a raid by narcotics detectives. "As a result of (earlier) narcotics...
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37-year-old Justin Visconti
Nassau County Police Department
Kimberly Dole
November 27, 2019 - 12:56 pm
NEW YORK (1010 WINS) -- A man is facing animal cruelty charges after police say he beat, bound several kittens and threw them down his apartment building’s garbage chute in Mineola. Nassau County Police said in a statement the cats died from blunt force trauma after they had been bound with duct...
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Yorkshire Terrier
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1010 WINS Newsroom
September 10, 2019 - 2:10 pm
A Queens woman is accused of starving her Yorkshire Terrier to the point that the dog was trying to survive on pieces of plastic before it died of starvation.
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Winnie The Pooh receives a star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame
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Mike Montone
May 03, 2019 - 2:55 pm
LOS ANGELES (1010 WINS) -- The man who voiced Winnie the Pooh has been accused of rape and animal abuse. RELATED: In letter to NFL, lawyer for Chiefs' Hill disputes abuse Religious superiors asked to more freely speak about abuse Sundance Film Festival co-founder pleads guilty to sex abuse...
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Dow Beagles
Humane Society
March 14, 2019 - 9:57 am
MATTAWAN, MI (1010 WINS) -- The Humane Society says three dozen beagles were force fed fungicides at a lab in Michigan for a year as part of a test of a new chemical product. According to the organization, all of the dogs either have been or will be killed. The group says the product tested on the...
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