Teen charged after video posted to social media

Teen in video showing dog getting punched is charged after dog found dead

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A teen who was allegedly in a cruel video which was posted to social media is being charged after the target of the abuse was found dead. As reported by WKYT News, a 17-year-old male is being charged with second-degree cruelty to animals and torture of a dog or cat following the discovery of a dead dog who was punched in the “viral” video.

The cruel situation was brought to light after a video was uploaded to Snapchat – in the video, a dog can be seen getting punched in the face. The authorities were able to make an arrest after someone found the dog’s remains on a county road near East Bernstadt, in Laurel County.

The dog’s body will undergo a necropsy to determine the cause of death. Deputy Gilbert Acciardo told the news agency that the charges facing the teen are the “most severe” possible at this time. An adult was also detained and more arrests could be forthcoming.

(Screenshot via WKYT News)

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4 replies
  1. LuVonda says:

    NEEDS to be punched so hard in the face it crushes it …. Piece of Shyt and the ‘adult’ filming need to be found in ditches ….. WHEN are WE gonna wake up and terminate the Monsters upon discovery !

  2. Bunny Peters says:

    Pure Evil!!! The teen & adult who were questioned for their roles in this brutal torture death have both earned reserved spots in Hell where they will burn forever for their cruelty!!!

    How can anyone think that brutal torture and murdering an innocent animal is a “good idea”??? I think these POSs should be locked up forever before they “graduate to people”……

    Precious treasure I know that you are absolutely in Heaven!!!!! Please look for MacKitty and RIP amongst loving friends……

  3. Barkley's Mom says:

    I hope they throw the book at these POS’s. I am wondering how “severe” these charges indeed are or are they merely the usual “slap on the wrist”!


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