Brookville, PA – A Georgia man was charged with cruelty to animals as he was traveling through Brookville with his dog.

Brookville Borough Police were called to the Travel Centers of America on July 6.

The 22-year-old man faces charges for tying the dog to a railing and abandoning it.

Police do not give the man’s name in their report.

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