Leelanau Co. Man Accused Of Leaving Dog Out In Cold

A Leelanau County man is accused of neglecting a dog, and several other crimes.

Elijah Shomin was charged Monday with animal neglect, failing to get a dog license, and public nuisance.

Neighbors tell Peshabestown Tribal Police Shomin was leaving the dog outside in the frigid cold for long periods of time.

The dog is now at the humane society.