February 2022 – Byron Perez (34) is charged with one count of violating the Suffolk County Code, a misdemeanor, and one count of the Agriculture and Markets Law, SPCA said. Perez is accused of leaving a dog outside in a cold, unheated car with the engine not running, with no ready access to any food or water. The temperature outside ranged between 14 degrees and 18 degrees. Perez also had an outstanding arrest warrant, SPCA said. Perez is due to appear in Court.