19 pit bull puppies rescued from car on Long Island

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Sunday, September 3, 2023
19 pit bull puppies rescuced from car in Wyandanch
19 pit bull puppies were rescued from a car in Wyandanch.

WYANDANCH, Long Island (WABC) -- Nineteen pit bull puppies are expected to be okay after they were rescued from a car on Long Island.

The puppies were spotted in a car by a Suffolk County police officer overnight while on patrol in Wyandanch. They were in two crates without sufficient air, shelter, food, or water.

Police searched the vehicle and found two loaded guns. They arrested two men from North Carolina.

A two-year-old child was also with them. The toddler is now in protective custody.

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