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Jose J. Galvez-Garcia was led into East Hampton Town Justice Court on Tuesday afternoon. Police say he choked and stabbed a relative’s dog to death. Doug Kuntz

Aggravated cruelty to animals is a felony
Jose J. Galvez-Garcia was led into East Hampton Town Justice Court on Tuesday afternoon. Police say he choked and stabbed a relative’s dog to death. Doug Kuntz


Flames were spreading from the deck to the house. Michael Heller photos

Jose J. Galvez-Garcia EHTPD

Firefighters found a hole that a fire had burned in the first floor of a house on Old Stone Highway in Springs. Michael Heller




The Springs Fire Department was called to 21 Old Stone Highway at about 4 p.m. on Sunday. Michael Heller Photos
Firefighters were met with smoke pouring out of the front of the building when they arrived.
Firefighters dragged a sofa out of the house.