NEWARK - The owner of Patrick the dog has been indicted for alleged animal cruelty. Kisha Curtis, 27, was indicted by a grand jury on one count of fourth-degree cruelty to an animal. Patrick was found nearly dead in March at the bottom of a garbage chute of a Newark apartment building.

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