Troopers Say An Allegany Co. Man Shot A Dog With A Bow And Arrow

November 6, 2017

ALLEGANY COUNTY, NY – State Police in Allegany County have charged Marvin C. Boncore, 63 of the Town of Wirt, with Aggravated Cruelty to an Animal (E Felony) and Reckless Endangerment 2nd. Troopers say that on Saturday, a Beagle/Lab mix entered Boncore’s property, and Boncore allegedly shot the dog with an arrow in the leg. He will appear in court sometime this month. State Police say that the dog survived, and was treated for multiple broken bones including an elbow and the injuries are not life-threatening.