09 October 2019
NEW YORK STATE POLICE
Major Darrin S. Pitkin
Troop B Commander
On October 8, 2019, State Police arrested 26-year-old Austin A. Helms, of Moira after two dogs were found deceased in the yard behind a residence he once occupied at 2257 State Route 11B in the town of Bangor.
Helms was charged with two counts of Aggravated Cruelty to Animals (E felony) and released on appearance tickets returnable to the Bangor Town Court.