On May 15, police were called to investigate a dog owned by Fitzwater running loose in the neighborhood. It was confirmed that her dog, a dark brown pit bull with no collar or tags, was indeed running off-lease in the area.
Police have handled several dozen call regarding loose dogs owned by Fitzwater over the preceding years. Ms. Fitzwater has been warned repeatedly and cited under Borough Code repeatedly for similar violations. On May 17, 2019, a criminal charge of Confinement and Housing of Dogs Not Part of a Kennel was filed against Christina Fitzwater of the 300 block of South 4th Street, Perkasie.