Tuesday, May 17, 2016

Man faces 16 counts in Steuben County animal abuse case

An animal abuse case in Wayland has resulted in 16 charges being leveled against a Rochester man. State police said 49-year old Thomas Thompson was charged Monday with 15 counts of torturing or not feeding animals. He was also charged with felony aggravated animal cruelty. He was released on his own recognizance and court action is pending.