A Tennessee teen has admitted that he entered his dad’s home and beat his dog to death. According to Sunday’s WATE News, the suspect in the cruel incident is identified as 19-year-old Skyler Griffin of Oak Ridge.
Griffin allegedly committed the crime early Friday evening – aside from viciously beating his father’s dog, Griffin also admitted to the authorities that he had set things on fire in his dad’s living room before going back to his own home.
The disturbing incident has resulted in a multitude of charges against the teen, including vandalism, arson and cruelty to animals. Griffin was taken to the Anderson County Detention Facility after being arrested. No word on the young man’s motive.
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