Police Investigating After Poultry Killed by Dogs in Oakland Township

| January 6, 2022

OAKLAND TWP., Pa. (EYT) – Police say an investigation is underway after several chickens and turkeys were recently killed by dogs in Oakland Township.

Around 1:20 p.m. on Wednesday, January 5, Franklin-based State Police were dispatched to a residence on State Route 417, in Oakland Township, Venango County, for a report of a dog law violation.

According to police, upon further investigation, it was found that two Pitbulls from a neighboring property entered a known 58-year-old male victim from Cooperstown’s property and subsequently killed six chickens and three turkeys.

Charges are pending through District Court 28-3-01.

Copyright © 2022 EYT Media Group, Inc. All rights reserved. Any copying, redistribution or retransmission of the contents of this service without the express written consent of EYT Media Group, Inc. is expressly prohibited.

Category: Local News, News, Police & Fire Calls