Woman accused of killing dog with baseball bat

Posted at: 12/03/2013 3:50 PM
Updated at: 12/03/2013 6:09 PM
By: WNYT Staff

Debralee Knight
Debralee Knight
Photo: Montgomery County Sheriff's Office

PATTERSONVILLE – A woman has been arraigned in connection with charges that accuse her of killing her pitbull dog with an aluminum baseball bat, back in October.

She's then accused of burying the dog in the backyard.

Debralee Knight, 33, was arrested after a police investigation.

Knight faces several misdemeanor charges related to animal cruelty.

She also faces additional charges for lying to police.

Knight is set to appear in Glen Town Court, later this month.