A 45-year-old man in Cheboygan County, Michigan, is accused of throwing a beagle puppy into the side of a freezer. According to Up North Live, the accused animal abuser is identified as Thomas Distasio – a man with a criminal history who has been described as a “habitual offender.”
Distasio is accused of kicking, stomping and throwing the four-month-old beagle whose name was “Maggie”…the alleged abuse claimed the puppy’s life. According to Mlive. the cruel incident took place because Distasio was angry that the puppy was getting into the trash.
Maggie was still alive when she was rushed to a veterinarian for treatment, but her injuries proved to be un-survivable.
The incident resulted in Distasio’s arrest – he was taken to the Cheboygan County Jail and held on $100,000 bail.
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