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Feb 12

Domestic A+B, Animal Cruelty Arrest

Posted on February 12, 2014 at 2:15 AM by Edward Lennon

Press Release

Wilbraham Police Department
16 Main Street
Wilbraham, MA 01095
413-596-3837

Contact:  Sgt. Edward Lennon

Date of Release: 02/12/14, 2:00am

Domestic Assault Battery, Cruelty to an Animal



On 02/11/14 a female resident of Wilbraham came to the Wilbraham Police Department reporting a domestic assault and battery and animal cruelty. Officer Lawrence Rich was informed by the female that she was physically assaulted and that her Papillion dog was thrown, which resulted in injuries to the dog. The dog was treated at the Boston Road Animal Hospital in Springfield. Officer Rich went to the victim’s residence to further investigate and spoke with a male party. A Nathan Torretti, 38, of Wilbraham was placed under arrest for Domestic Assault and Battery and Cruelty to an Animal. Torretti was arraigned at the Palmer District Court.