Hillsdale woman charged in animal neglect investigation

HILLSDALE, N.Y. (NEWS10)– A Hillsdale woman was arrested following an investigation into allegations of animal neglect.

Hansen mugLivingston State Police say they arrested 58-year-old Marjorie Hansen on Thursday. Troopers determined that 10 horses ad 3 calves in Hansen’s care were unhealthy and not being properly cared for.

Hansen was charged with 13 counts of failing to provide sustenance to the animals. She was arraigned in the Town of Hillsdale Court and is due back later this week.

Police say the animals are currently being cared for and supervised by the Columbia-Greene ASPCA.

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