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Man Charged With Leaving Dog In Car In Yorktown

Yortown Police charged a Lake Peekskill man with locking a dog inside his car.
Yortown Police charged a Lake Peekskill man with locking a dog inside his car. Photo Credit: File

YORKTOWN, N.Y. -- Yorktown Police charged a Lake Peekskill man with leaving a dog in his vehicle without water or ventilation, officials said.

Police were dispatched to Westchester Restorative Therapy and Nursing Center and discovered that James O. Paccione, 57, had allegedly left his dog confined in his car for 45 minutes on July 1, according to Yorktown Police.

Paccione is scheduled to return to court on Thursday, July 24, police said.