Kisha Curtis, of Newark, sentenced to 18 months probation for abuse of Patrick the dog, apologizes for actions
The Newark woman who admitted to abusing Patrick the pit bull received 18 months probation during her sentencing today.
The emaciated dog was found near death at the bottom of a trash chute at Kisha Curtis' apartment almost two years ago. Curtis pleaded guilty last month to fourth-degree animal cruelty. She had been facing up to 18 months in prison.
Judge Joseph Cassini said that while...