CAYUGA COUNTY, N.Y. -- Three women were arrested in connection with the recent theft of several puppies in Cayuga County.
Seven pure bred pit bull puppies were stolen from a shed along State Route 90 in the Town of Montezuma Monday. Those puppies were returned to their owner Wednesday.
An investigation resulted in the arrests of Cheyenne Whitmore, 21,Tonya Henry, 28, and Ashley Montgomery, 27.
Whitmore has been charged with third degree burglary and grand larceny.
Henry and Montgomery have both been charged with criminal possession of stolen property. Henry has also been charged with resisting arrest.
Deputies are still investigating the case. They're asking anyone with information to give them a call at (315) 253-1610.