Police investigating animal cruelty case
by Rachael Griffin
Mar 18, 2013 | 10212 views |  0 comments | 13 13 recommendations | email to a friend | print
Police are investigating a report filed Friday of a woman beating a dog to death.

Anniston police received a report Friday that a woman on the 2600 block of Simpson Street killed a dog between 3:00 p.m. Thursday and 12:30 p.m. Friday, Sgt. Chris Sparks said.

Sparks said when police arrived at the suspect’s home she was gone. Police found another dead dog on the property, the sergeant said.

Sparks said the incident was reported to the Calhoun County Animal Control Center and is still under investigation.

The suspect will likely face a charge of first-degree cruelty to a dog, a felony, Sparks said.

Staff Writer Rachael Griffin: 256-235-3562. On Twitter @RGriffin_Star.

Comments must be made through Facebook
No personal attacks
No name-calling
No offensive language
Comments must stay on topic
No infringement of copyrighted material

Friends to Follow

Today's Events

event calendar

post a new event

Saturday, April 19, 2014