A 21-year-old Texas man had admitted to the police that he killed a puppy because he was bored. According to the Hidalgo County Sheriff’s Office, Claudio Gomez hanged a puppy from a tree out of boredom.
In a news release, the authorities stated:
On Wednesday, February 12, 2020, the Hidalgo County Sheriff’s Office received a call from a concerned citizen reporting he had seen a video of a man torturing a dog on the social media app, Facebook.
Sheriff’s investigators reviewed the Facebook video and observed a man had hung a small puppy by it’s neck from a tree which resulted in it’s death.
Adding in the killer’s explanation for the cruel act:
Sheriff’s deputies responded to the address and met with Claudio Gomez, who later provided a voluntary statement admitting to hanging a dog that didn’t belong to him out of boredom.
Gomez is charged with Cruelty to Non-Livestock Animals, a State Jail Felony.
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