Witness’s at Wasserman Park In Merrimack couldn’t believe their eyes as they see a woman push her dog into the lake and watch it struggles then disappears under the surface.
The woman did absolutely nothing to try and help the dog, she just watched as it struggled to keep its head above the water’s surface. The witnesses tried to render aid to the struggling Golden Retriever but once they got there, it had disappeared.
By the time they had pulled out the 11-year old dog, it had drowned. Why 66-year-old New Hampshire woman, Nany Bucciarelli had made no attempt to aid or rescue her dog no one knows? She will now face charges of animal cruelty.
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She is accused of taking her golden Labrador Retriever to Wasserman Park in Merrimack, about 29 miles south of Concord, on June 8 and then pushing it from a dock where it struggled to swim and eventually drowned, police said in a news release.
Witnesses told investigators the dog appeared “old and easily winded,” the release said. “Witnesses further advised that when they could see the dog struggling, they tried to render aid; however, it was too late.”The dog drowned in 3 1/2 feet of water, police said. Bucciarelli surrendered to Merrimack police.
She was released on personal recognizance bail and is scheduled to appear in Merrimack Circuit Court on June 27.