Deupties with the Niagara County Sheriff’s Office are seeking the public’s help by asking anyone with information regarding an animal abuse case in Lockport to come forward.
Deputies say several concerned residents have contacted the sheriff’s office about the torturing and killing of two dogs on Wilson Road.
Some have offered reward money for information that will lead to the arrest and conviction of the perpetrator.
The Cuse Pit Crew Inc. of Syracuse has offered $1,000, a local Niagara County family has offered $250, and a woman in the Seattle, Washington area has offered $5,000. This has brought the total offered to $6,250.
Anyone with information is asked to contact the Niagara County Sheriff’s Office Criminal Investigation Bureau at (716) 438-3327 and ask to speak with Investigator Brian Bloom or Captain Bruce Elliott.