A man in Long Island, New York, has been arrested and is facing cruelty charges after he allegedly threw a dog out of a car on the night of January 18. According to the New York Daily News, 20-year-old Caciem Kruer, of Brentwood, was arrested on Friday – he is facing charges for abandonment and cruelty to animals.
According to the Suffolk County SPCA, the abandoned dog, a two-year-old pit bull named Creed, was “covered in blood,” and had a laceration on his paw when he was found on the corner of Elmhurst Street and Washington Ave. in Holtsville. Suffolk County SPCA Detectives arrested Caciem Kruer, 20, after a comprehensive, thorough investigation.
If Kruer is convicted, he can face jail time of up to a year for each charge – he may also face fines up to $1,000 for each charge.
(Screenshot via NY Daily News)
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