25 June 2019
 
 
NEW YORK STATE POLICE 
Major Edward J. Kennedy
Troop A Commander


  
 
 
PRESS RELEASE
 

Friendship man arrested for animal cruelty

On June 22, 2019, SP Amity Troopers arrested Jacob C. Ellsworth, 36, of Friendship, NY for Failure to Provide Sustenance.

Along with Allegany County SPCA Investigators, Troopers investigated a complaint of a malnourished and neglected dog at a residence on Castle Garden Road in the town of Friendship. Troopers determined Ellsworth neglected the dog.

Ellsworth was arrested and issued an appearance ticket for Friendship Town Court, where he is due to appear in July.

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