Victor N.Y.- An Orleans County man is in in jail after Sheriff's deputies say he left some puppies in a hot car while he shopped in Victor.

Ontario County Deputies say 47-year-old Nathan Stephens of Holley, left three puppies in his car around 8 p.m. Monday night while he shopped at Eastview Mall.

He is charged with, among other things, with three counts of animal cruelty, and aggravated unlicensed operation.

The puppies are now in the care of The Humane Society .