State police: Watertown woman had ‘sexual contact’ with dog, hit 75-year-old woman

PAMELIA, N.Y. (WWNY) – A Watertown woman is accused of punching and threatening a 75-year-old woman.

State police say 45 year old Teresa Salter allegedly hit the victim several times with a closed fist at a home in the town of Pamela and threatened her with a kitchen knife and a hammer.

Troopers say during their investigation, they learned Salter was having sexual contact with a dog in the home.

She was charged with second-degree menacing, fourth-degree criminal mischief, sexual misconduct, and second-degree harassment.

Salter was arraigned in Pamelia town court and jailed on $1,000 bail or $200 bond.