A Cambria County mother and son are in court Tuesday, facing charges of animal cruelty.
Police arrested a local man for throwing his neighbor’s dog against a wall.
Police say Edward Hamman failed to provide adequate food and water for his animals.
A third was found very sick in a local home after going without food and water for weeks.
Police are investigating a possible case of animal cruelty in Blair County.
The current maximum penalty for one county is $300 and up to 90 days in jail.
Police say someone shot and killed a cat in early January.
Shawley's scheduled to be sentenced december second.