Cumberland resident Jenni Barrette is being charged with mistreatment of animals after leaving her small dog in a hot car on July 8th.
Around 6:15, Twin River security spotted a small dog in a car. The windows were barely down, and there didn't appear to be any water left for it. The outdoor temperature was 87 degrees, but the inside of a car can to be up to twenty degrees hotter than the actual temperature.
The 30 year old is being summoned to Third District Court on July 26th.