BAKERSFIELD, Calif. — Elaine Rosa, who was accused of dragging a dog behind a scooter has been charged with animal abuse and neglect.
According to the District Attorney's office, District Attorney charges were filed today against Elaine Rosa for animal abuse and neglect. One felony charge and one misdemeanor charge have been filed.
According to the California Department of Corrections and Rehabilitation, Rosa was a contracted psychologist at Kern Valley State Prison beginning on Jan. 3, 2018. Her contract was terminated on Jan. 7, 2019.
District Attorney Cynthia Zimmer announced charges were filed today against Elaine Rosa for animal abuse and neglect. One felony charge of PC 597(b) and one misdemeanor charge of PC 597.1(a) have been filed. The felony carries a maximum term of 3 years jail and a $20,000 fine.
— Kern County District Attorney (@KernCountyDA) February 15, 2019
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