A sweet update on abandoned dog left at Screven trash site
SCREVEN COUNTY, Ga. (WRDW/WAGT) - We have an update on the pup that was abandoned at a trash sight in Screven County.
UPDATE as of July 16:
The Screven County Sheriff’s Office has released the name of a woman accused of abandoning a dog at a trash collection site.
Authorities said they arrested Jacquelyn Symone Roberts, 30, of Sylvania, who is charged with cruelty to an animal and abandoning a domesticated animal.
She was released on bond pending further court proceedings, according to authorities.
According to a video obtained by the sheriff’s agency, a silver truck pulled up to the site and left the dog and a cage on the ground around 2:59 p.m. Sunday. The dog was picked up and is being taken care of, but the sheriff’s agency publicized the video and asked the public for leads on the case.
The agency said Tuesday it had located the woman suspected of abandoning the dog.
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