Feb 23, 2021
Over 200 Pets Evacuated From Texas, Louisiana Ready For Adoption At Brandywine Valley SPCA
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NEW CASTLE COUNTY, Del. (CBS) — If you’re looking to adopt a new best friend, the Brandywine Valley SPCA has opened its doors to some furry evacuees from the south. Three planes full of cats and dogs arrived in Delaware over the weekend and on Tuesday, more than 200 pets are ready for adoption.
Some shelters in Texas and Louisiana couldn’t care for all of the animals so many of them were sent north.READ MORE: Open For Business: Buddha Babe In Mount Airy Is Beacon Of Hope For Entire Community
And it looks like they’re being welcomed with open arms. The line was long Tuesday morning at the SPCA campus in New Castle.READ MORE: Delaware State Police Searching For Missing 9-Year-Old Malachi Taylor, Last Seen In Bear
“These guys have been through a lot in Texas already with the freeze and getting here. Good night’s sleep, it’s amazing the next morning they just bounce right back. They’re ready to go play. They’re ready to go for a walk, but mostly they’re ready to go home,” Laura Page said.
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The animals are available at all three of the Brandywine Valley SPCA’s Delaware campuses, as well as the one in West Chester.
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Alert Issued For Wanted Hudson Valley Man
Jemel Brown, age 40, is wanted by New York State Police Troop F following his arrest for fifth-degree criminal possession of stolen property dating back to a traffic stop in Monroe.
Brown was stopped in Monroe last year when he was reportedly spotted in possession of a stolen trailer plate reported out of New York City.
The investigation by New York State Police found that Brown allegedly stole a trailer that was ultimately recovered in the Bronx, along with other items belonging to Brown, including a stolen Glock .45 handgun inside.
After failing to appear in court, a warrant was issued for Brown’s arrest by the Town of Monroe Court.
Brown has been described as being 6-foot-2 weighing approximately 195 pounds with black hair and brown eyes. Anyone with information regarding his whereabouts has been asked to contact New York State Police investigators in Monroe by calling (845) 782-8311 or emailing CrimeTip@troopers.ny.gov.