Woman wanted for throwing dog out of car in Mastic
MASTIC - Police are looking for the woman who threw a dog out of her car in Mastic.
The toy poodle was thrown out of the car in front of the Exxon gas station on Montauk Highway.
A witness says the female suspect was driving a white-colored car and had four young children in the car at the time of the incident.
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The dog was later found wandering at Smith Point. Animal control officers picked him up and brought him to a shelter.
Anyone with information is asked to call the Suffolk SPCA at 631-382-7722. The woman is said to be in her 30s with straight brown hair, a small piercing on her lower lip and a tattoo of someone's name in script on her neck. The Suffolk SPCA is also offering a $2,000 reward for information that leads to an arrest.
Officials say a family has now taken the dog and and will likely adopt it.