2 arrested on animal cruelty charges in Montgomery Co.

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MONTGOMERY COUNTY, N.Y. (NEWS10) – Two people are facing animal cruelty charges after five German Shepherds were seized from their home.

Emily Bywater and Gregory Wilber were arrested on Friday after a tip about animal abuse was reported to the Montgomery County Sheriff’s Office.

The dogs were taken to Montgomery County SPCA for evaluation.

Both Bywater and Wilber are expected in court on August 17.

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