CBS: Reports of a shooting at a high school outside of Seattle, WA. Read More

Local News

Animal Control Officer Charged With Animal Cruelty

View Comments
File photo of a gavel (Photo by Joe Raedle/Getty Images)

File photo of a gavel (Photo by Joe Raedle/Getty Images)

Get Breaking News First

Receive News, Politics, and Entertainment Headlines Each Morning.
Sign Up

WOODBRIDGE, Conn. (AP) _ An animal control officer in Woodbridge has been charged with animal cruelty.

Fifty-nine-year-old Karen Lombardi turned herself in to Woodbridge police on Monday after learning that a judge signed a warrant for her arrest.

Authorities didn’t release the specific allegations against Lombardi. Police say the arrest was the result of an investigation into an incident last November at the Woodbridge animal control facility.

Lombardi was released on a promise to appear in New Haven Superior Court on April 19.

A home phone listing for Lombardi was not in service Monday. It’s not clear if she has a lawyer.

(© Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All Rights Reserved.)

View Comments
blog comments powered by Disqus
Follow

Get every new post delivered to your Inbox.

Join 845 other followers