The SPCA said a resident discovered the dog in the canal behind his house on Secatogue Lane East in West Islip at around 10 a.m. on Thursday.
Thousands of people gathered on Monday to mourn the loss of a young college student who was shot and killed while sitting in his car.
The dog was sitting by the curbside and appeared to be very nervous.
Authorities are offering a $1,000 reward for information leading to the arrest of the person who abandoned a baby alligator in a pond on Long Island.
Middlesex County, N.J. Crime Stoppers announced Saturday that they are offering cash rewards in the case of a 22-year-old Kean University student who was beaten to death last month in New Brunswick.
According to police, 72-year-old Georgia Turner was struck and killed near the driveway of her home on East Main Street in Yorktown, Westchester County sometime between 5:40 p.m. and 6 p.m. on Thursday.
Police in Rockland County have appealed to the public for help locating the mother of a Hispanic newborn found dead at a recycling plant last week.
A trade group was offering a $5,000 reward Saturday for information leading to the burglars who struck six restaurants and a bodega in Upper Manhattan.
A reward of up to $2,500 is being offered to help find the hit-and-run driver who killed an 86-year-old man as he checked his mailbox in front of his upstate New York home.
According to police, the attacker struck his 69-year-old victim with a stun gun – but didn’t fire – around 4:30 p.m. on August 26 near Myrtle Avenue and Forest Park Road in Forest Park. He knocked her to the ground and then sexually assaulted her, police said.
Narendrak Patel, 52, was working behind the counter of the Irvington Mini Market when at least one armed gunman entered the store shortly before 5 p.m. Saturday and apparently tried to rob the store.
Dolores Alliotts, 69, was murdered in April 2010. She was found stabbed to death inside her Palisades Park home that had been set on fire in an attempt to cover up the crime, prosecutors said.
The puppies were found on the morning of Dec. 18 in a six-foot-deep window well. SPCA chief Roy Gross said the puppies were near death when they were found.
Police released four grainy surveillance photos of the two gunmen who’ve robbed three 7-11 stores and a pizzeria within the past two weeks.
Police release video and offer reward in an effort to find suspects in connection with the fatal shooting of a young wife in front of her husband.