Sheriff's Office: Woman accused of assault, killing dog with a fireplace poker.
TOWN OF BLEEKER, NY (WRGB) Deputies with the Fulton COunty Sheriff's Office say they have arrested a Bleeker woman, accused of assault and killing a dog with poker.
Investigators say 56 year old Rebecca Wesson was arrested, accused of striking and killing a small dog with a fireplace poker while attempting to get to a male victim in another room.
Deputies say Wesson also stabbed the man in the chest. He was treated for a minor injury.
Wesson was charged with assault and aggravated cruelty to animals.