113th Pct.: Animal Cruelty

At approximately 3 p.m. on July 31, members from 113th Anti-Crime Team, NYPD Animal Cruelty investigation Squad and ASPCA forensic investigative team, executed a search warrant inside of 117-30 196th St. in connection with an investigation into dog fighting.

Upon the execution of the warrant, 20 emaciated and scarred pit-bulls were rescued from inside of the location and immediately taken to the ASPCA main office for medical care.

Addison Holder, 44, of St. Albans, and Keisha Hall, 33, of St. Albans, were taken into police custody and charged with multiple counts connected with Animal Cruelty, Animal Fighting and Criminal Possession of Controlled Substance (Methamphetamine).