In Fresno, California the dog videoed being beaten and dragged on the street has been rescued. The dog named Jack was discovered with his owner by Animal Control officers, however the owner ran away and has not been apprehended. Jack, however is safe and in the custody of the Central California SPCA.
According to KmphNews, a spokesperson from the SPCA stated they are in the process of gathering evidence to submit to the District Attorney’s Office. The public is being warned not to approach the dog’s owner if they see him; instead call the police and report his location. On Wednesday afternoon the Fresno Animal Humane Control asked the public to help identify the man captured on video abusing Jack on Ventura and M Streets in downtown Fresno.
The disturbing video showed the man beating Jack, dragging the dog and then picking him up by his leash. The dog could be heard whining in pain while enduring the painful cruelty.
More news to come… stay tuned.
(Photo of Jack via Central California SPCA. Video from Kmph Facebook)
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